Cosby William Henry, Jr.
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Cos·by(kôz′bē, kŏz′-), William Henry, Jr. Known as "Bill." Born 1937.
American comedian, actor, and producer. He was the first African-American actor to star in a network television series, I Spy (1965-1968), and is also known for his television comedy series The Cosby Show (1984-1992).
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