Robinson

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Rob·​in·​son | \ ˈrä-bən-sən How to pronounce Robinson (audio) \

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Edwin Arlington 1869–1935 American poet

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George Frederick Samuel 1827–1909 1st Marquis and 2nd Earl of Ripon British statesman

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Jackie 1919–1972 Jack Roosevelt Robinson American baseball player

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James Harvey 1863–1936 American historian

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Sir Robert 1886–1975 English chemist

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Smokey 1940–     William Robinson, Jr. American singer and songwriter

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Sugar Ray 1921–1989 originally Walker Smith, Jr. American boxer

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“Robinson.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Robinson. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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