Caption: Bill Cosby
Actor, Writer, Music Department
Born: July 12, 1937
Star sign: Cancer
Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m)
Known for: The Cosby Show (1984), Bill Cosby: Himself (1983), Uptown Saturday Night (1974), The Electric Company (1971)
Bill Cosby is one of the world's most well-known entertainers and comedians. William Henry Cosby, Jr. was born on July 12, 1937, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Anna Pearl (Hite), a maid, and William Henry Cosby, Sr., a U.S. Navy sailor. After tenth grade, Cosby joined the Navy and completed high school through a correspondence course. He later ...