- Cosby, William Henry,Jr.
Cos·by (kôzʹbē, kŏzʹ-), 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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