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Who Is The Most Famous Robinson In The World?

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List RulesVote up all of the Robinsons you've heard of.

How many celebrities with the last name Robinson can you think of? The famous Robinsons below have many different professions, including notable actors with the last name Robinson, famous musicians named Robinson, and even athletes named Robinson.

Jackie Robinson is certainly one of the most famous Robinsons on this list. One of the famous baseball players with the last name Robinson, he was the first African American athlete to play in Major League Baseball. He was a six-time All-Star and one-time World Series champion.

Another of the famous people with the last name Robinson is Smokey Robinson. He is a singer-songwriter best known for his work with the Miracles. His hits include “Cruisin',” “The Tears of a Clown,” and “The Tracks of My Tears.”

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  • Jackie Robinson

    Jackie Robinson

    Dec. at 53 (1919-1972)
    Jack Roosevelt Robinson (January 31, 1919 – October 24, 1972) was an American professional...  more
  • Smokey Robinson
    William "Smokey" Robinson Jr. (born February 19, 1940) is an American singer, songwriter,...  more
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  • Craig Robinson
    Craig Phillip Robinson (born October 25, 1971) is an American actor, comedian, musician and...  more
  • Porter Robinson
    Porter Weston Robinson (born July 15, 1992) is an American DJ, Grammy-nominated record...  more
  • Tim Robinson
    Tim Robinson is an American actor, comedian, and writer. He is known for his work on Saturday...  more
  • David Robinson
    David Maurice Robinson (born August 6, 1965) is an American former professional basketball...  more
  • Chris Robinson
    Christopher Mark Robinson (born December 20, 1966) is an American musician. He was the singer...  more
  • Anne Robinson
    Anne Josephine Robinson (born 26 September 1944) is an English television presenter and...  more
  • Sugar Ray Robinson

    Sugar Ray Robinson

    Dec. at 68 (1921-1989)
    Sugar Ray Robinson (born Walker Smith Jr.; May 3, 1921 – April 12, 1989) was an American...  more
  • Holly Robinson
    Holly Elizabeth Robinson Peete (née, Robinson; born September 18, 1964) is an American actress...  more
  • Nate Robinson
    Nathaniel Cornelius Robinson (born May 31, 1984) is an American professional basketball...  more
  • Frank Robinson
    Frank Robinson (August 31, 1935 – February 7, 2019) was an American professional baseball...  more
  • Benn Robinson
    Benn Robinson (born 19 July 1984, in Sydney) is a former Australian professional rugby union...  more
  • Edward G. Robinson

    Edward G. Robinson

    Dec. at 80 (1893-1973)
    Edward G. Robinson (born Emanuel Goldenberg; Yiddish: ײמאַנועל גאָלדענבערג‎; December 12, 1893...  more
  • Cliff Robinson
    Clifford Ralph Robinson (born December 16, 1966) is an American retired professional...  more
  • Brooks Robinson
    Brooks Calbert Robinson Jr. (born May 18, 1937) is an American former professional baseball...  more
  • Dave Robinson
    Richard David Robinson (born May 3, 1941) is a former American football player. He played...  more
  • Larry Robinson
    Larry Clark Robinson (born June 2, 1951) is a Canadian former ice hockey coach, executive and...  more
  • Eugene Robinson
    Eugene Keefe Robinson (born May 28, 1963) is a former professional American football player...  more
  • Denard Robinson

    Denard Robinson

    Age: 30
    Denard Xavier Robinson (born September 22, 1990) is an American football coach and former...  more
  • Glenn Robinson
    Glenn Alan Robinson Jr. (born January 10, 1973) is an American former professional basketball...  more
  • Thomas Robinson
    Thomas Earl Robinson is an American professional basketball player who plays for the...  more
  • Michael Robinson
    Burton Michael Robinson (born February 6, 1983) is a former American football fullback. He was...  more
  • Marilynne Robinson
    Marilynne Summers Robinson (born November 26, 1943) is an American novelist and essayist....  more
  • Andrew Robinson
    Andrew Jordt Robinson (born February 14, 1942) is an American actor and the former director of...  more