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Robinson

1. Edward G., real name Emanuel Goldenberg. 1893--1973, US film actor, born in Romania, famous esp for gangster roles. His films include Little Caesar (1930), Brother Orchid (1940), Double Indemnity (1944), and All My Sons (1948)
2. Edward Arlington. 1869--1935, US poet, author of narrative verse, often based on Arthurian legend. His works include Collected Poems (1922), The Man Who Died Twice (1924), and Tristram (1927)
3. (William) Heath. 1872--1944, British cartoonist and book illustrator, best known for his comic drawings of fantastic machines
4. John (Arthur Thomas)1919--83, British bishop and theologian, best known for his controversial Honest to God (1963), which popularized radical theological discussion. He was suffragan Bishop of Woolwich (1959--69)
5. Mary. born 1944, Irish barrister and politician: president of Ireland 1990--97; U.N. high commissioner for human rights (1997--2001)
6. Smokey, real name William Robinson. born 1940, US Motown singer, songwriter, and producer. His hits include "The Tears of a Clown" (1970) (with the Miracles) and "Being with you" (1981)
7. "Sugar" Ray, real name Walker Smith. 1921--89, US boxer, winner of the world middleweight championship on five separate occasions
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For "The Dark Knight," Robinson served as "creative consultant." He was on the set of the movie last fall in London, after filming moved from Chicago.
"We are honored to partner with the Jackie Robinson Foundation in celebrating the legacy of a true American icon," says Whitney Donhauser, director and president of MCNY.
Robinson, the only player to earn the MVP award in both leagues, died Thursday at 83.
Yet, in these early days, a white sports-writer who interviewed Robinson in a hotel room described a somber scene, wrote Arnold Rampersad in his revealing biography, Jackie Robinson: "Jackie is sitting on his bed.
When Robinson first entertained launching a film production company in 2012, she remarked, "As a little girl, I loved watching the History Channel and its historical documentaries.
Return to Robinson Island is an entertaining, action-packed adventure story that has a thread of romance weaved throughout.
Breaking Ground: How Jackie Robinson Changed Brooklyn, by Alan Lelchuk, uses both memoirist and historian eyes to examine a baseball great.
ROBINSON HAYLEY To the BEST Mam in the world you are amazing & I love you more than chocolate Ella Robinson x ROBINSON JACQUELINE Happy mother's day mam Lots of love Marilyn, Adam and boys xxx ROBINSON JILL Happy Mother's Day Thank you for being the best Mam.
Robinson wrote for the New York Post from 1959 to 1960 and the New York Amsterdam News from 1962 to 1968, both nationally syndicated.
Robinson was predeceased by his wife of 47 years, Mary A.
Robinson couldn't be reached by phone and didn't respond to an email message seeking comment Tuesday.