WorldCat Identities

Robinson, Bill 1878-1949

Overview
Works: 296 works in 513 publications in 2 languages and 11,233 library holdings
Genres: Musical films  Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Juvenile works  Romance films  History  Documentary films  Comedy films  Popular music 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Dancer, Author, Singer, Commentator, Other, Instrumentalist, Choreographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bill Robinson
Stormy weather by Andrew L Stone( Visual )

34 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dancing great Bill Williamson takes a look back on the beginnings of his career and his romance with fellow rising star Selina. Their romance is brief because Selina does not want to settle down. The movie includes an all-star show hosted by Cab Calloway
Follies, scandals and other diversions : from Ziegfeld to the Shuberts by Bert Williams( Recording )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tap dance history : from Vaudeville to film by Mark Cantor( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of rarely-seen original film footage from soundies and short films of the 1930s and 1940s
Dimples by William A Seiter( Visual )

7 editions published between 1936 and 2001 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl with nothing but tiny dimples and a huge amount of talent makes her way from poverty to potential stardom
The littlest rebel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only a plea to President Lincoln can help when the father of a plantation girl is arrested and charged with espionage against the Yankees
The Little Colonel( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old-fashioned Southern colonel has disowned his daughter for marrying a Yankee and resists all entreaties for a reconciliation until he succumbs to the charms of his little granddaughter
The Little Colonel by David Butler( Visual )

16 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old-fashioned Southern colonel has disowned his daughter for marrying a Yankee and resists all entreaties for a reconciliation until he succumbs to the charms of his little granddaughter. Previews of other Shirley Temple films precede feature
Dimples( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl with nothing but tiny dimples and a huge amount of talent makes her way from poverty to potential stardom
Just around the corner( Visual )

2 editions published between 1938 and 2006 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl helps her Depression-poor father get a job after she befriends a cantankerous millionaire
At the jazz band ball : early hot jazz, song and dance 1925-1933( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of early film clips featuring song, dance, and instrumental performances of some of the giants of the Jazz Age
The Littlest Rebel( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virginia Cary and her family live happily on their southern plantation until the Civil War sends her father away. Soon Virginia's father is captured and accused of being a spy. Virginia makes a personal visit to President Lincoln to help free her father
The little colonel( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old-fashioned Southern colonel has disowned his daughter for marrying a Yankee and resists all entreaties for a reconciliation until he succumbs to the charms of his little granddaughter
Early Ellington by Duke Ellington( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The littlest Rebel( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only a plea to President Lincoln can help when the father of a plantation girl is arrested and charged with espionage against the Yankees
In old Kentucky( Visual )

5 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rogers, with help from tap-dancing Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, carries this story of two opposing clans residing in the hills
Just around the corner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy man loses his wife and his fortune and must do repairs to support himself and his daughter
The Harlem renaissance : the music & rhythms that started a cultural revolution by Regenia Perry( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the social and cultural effects of the Harlem Renaissance through the music that defined the era; includes interviews with historians and performers
Just around the corner( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy man loses his wife and his fortune and must do repairs to support himself and his daughter
The original amateur hour( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long before TV's American Idol became a mega-hit, there was one radio and television series that started the talent competition craze. It was called The Original Amateur Hour. Almost 50 major stars of movies, records, stage, screen and television got their start on this series
Just around the corner by Irving Cummings( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy man loses his wife and his fortune and must do repairs to support himself and his daughter
 
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Stormy weather
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Mr. Bojangles : the biography of Bill RobinsonRap a tap tap : here's Bojangles, think of thatMr. Rickey calls a meetingRap a tap tapRap a tap tap : here's Bojangles think of that!
Alternative Names
Bill Robinson afroamerikanischer Stepptänzer

Bill Robinson Amerikaans filmacteur

Bill Robinson ballerino, attore teatrale e attore cinematografico statunitense

Bill Robinson chanteur, danseur et acteur

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Bojangles 1878-1949

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Bojangles, Mr., 1878-1949

Robinson, Bill "Bojangles" 1878-1949

Robinson, Bojangles 1878-1949

Robinson, Luther

Robinson, Luther 1878-1949

Robinson, William

Билл Робинсон американский танцор и актёр

Білл Робінсон

ביל רובינסון

ביל רובינסון שחקן אמריקאי

بيل روبنسون

بیل رابینسون بازیگر آمریکایی

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Languages
English (172)

Spanish (1)