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Bill Cosby

Cosby was born on July 12, 1937, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is one of four sons of Anna Pearl (née Hite), a maid, and William Henry Cosby Sr., who served as a mess steward in the U.S. Navy. Cosby was the class president as well as captain of both the baseball and track and field teams at Mary Channing Wister Public School in Philadelphia.[8][9] Teachers noted his propensity for joking around instead of studying, and he described himself as the class clown.[10] At FitzSimons Junior High

Movies

Television

Other Movies

Movie Year Type
Men of Honor 2000 Producer
Fat Albert 2004 Producer
Leonard Part 6 1987 Producer
Bill Cosby: Himself 1983 Writer
Bill Cosby: Far From Finished 2013 Writer

Other Television

Series Episodes Date Type
The Colbert Report Bill Cosby September 24, 2014 Guest Star
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Bill Cosby, Joby Ogwyn, Nathan East March 26, 2014 Guest Star
Late Show with David Letterman Bill Cosby; Sleigh Bells January 13, 2014 Guest Star
Comedy Central Stand Up Specials Bill Cosby: Far from Finished November 23, 2013 Guest Star
The Daily Show Bill Cosby November 19, 2013 Guest Star
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Bill Cosby, Bonnie Raitt November 18, 2013 Guest Star
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Bill Cosby, Ashley Tisdale, Sandra Lee April 10, 2013 Guest Star
Late Show with David Letterman Bill Cosby; Mikaela Shiffrin; Garbage March 19, 2013 Guest Star
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Bill Cosby, Tempestt Bledsoe, Grace Potter January 4, 2013 Guest Star
Late Show with David Letterman Bill Cosby, Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit November 4, 2011 Guest Star
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Bill Cosby, Atticus Shaffer, Keyshia Cole November 29, 2010 Guest Star
Mark Twain Prize for American Humor Bill Cosby November 4, 2009 Guest Star
Late Show with David Letterman Bill Cosby, Matt Braunger November 14, 2008 Guest Star
Late Show with David Letterman Show #2861 January 29, 2008 Guest Star
Late Show with David Letterman Show #2770 April 13, 2007 Guest Star
Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids Fat Albert December 25, 2004 Writer
The Cosby Show The Cosby Show: A Look Back May 19, 2002 Writer, Director
Becker Drive, They Said May 3, 1999 Guest Star
Touched by an Angel Family Business February 28, 1999 Guest Star
Touched by an Angel Inherit the Wind May 11, 1997 Guest Star
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Bill Cosby, Bob Saget, Harry Connick, Jr. April 29, 1992 Guest Star
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Bill Cosby, Cathy Guisewite November 20, 1991 Guest Star
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Bill Cosby, Beau Bridges, Morrissey June 14, 1991 Guest Star
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Bill Cosby, Joseph Gabriel, Diane Schuur March 6, 1991 Guest Star
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Jay Leno (guest host), Bill Cosby, Luther Vandross June 12, 1990 Guest Star
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Bill Cosby, Midori October 13, 1989 Guest Star
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson William Ennis, Bill Cosby, Belinda Carlisle June 16, 1988 Guest Star
A Different World If Chosen, I May Not Run December 3, 1987 Guest Star
A Different World Rudy and the Snow Queen November 5, 1987 Guest Star
A Different World Pilot October 1, 1987 Guest Star
The Cosby Show Pilot Presentation September 20, 1984 Writer
Late Night With David Letterman Show #0305 November 2, 1983 Guest Star
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Bill Cosby, Victoria Jackson September 8, 1983 Guest Star
Reading Rainbow Arthur's Eyes June 22, 1983 Guest Star
Sesame Street Episode 1709 November 25, 1982 Guest Star
Merv Griffin Show Aug 24 1981 Jerry Seinfeld/Bill Cosby August 24, 1981 Guest Star
The Dick Cavett Show Jack Benny, Bill Cosby, Joe Frazier, Phil Silvers February 21, 1973 Guest Star
The Dick Cavett Show Bill Cosby, Greg Morris, Nina Van Pallandt February 16, 1972 Guest Star
The Dick Cavett Show Bill Cosby November 10, 1971 Guest Star
Sesame Street Episode 198 February 10, 1971 Guest Star
Sesame Street Episode 131 November 9, 1970 Guest Star
The Dean Martin Show John Wayne / Bill Cosby / Joey Heatherton October 27, 1966 Guest Star
The Dean Martin Show Lucille Ball / Bill Cosby / Kate Smith February 10, 1966 Guest Star
The Match Game Jane Withers & Marty Ingels January 25, 1965 Guest Star
The Match Game Florence Henderson & Bill Cosby January 18, 1965 Guest Star
The Oprah Winfrey Show Bill Cosby January 1, 1970 Guest Star