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Robin Harris Birthday Highlights

Birth Name
Robin Hughes Harris
Place Of Birth
Chicago, USA
70 years old
Birth Date
August 30 1953

Robin Harris Facts

Child Star?
American Comedian
Education & Qualifications
Ottawa University
Net Worth
Current Partner
Exetta Harris
Earl, Mattie

About Robin Harris 

Robin Harris was born on August 30, 1953, in Chicago, Illinois.

Robin Harris was a popular comedian and actor. He is popular for his recurring comedy sketch 'Bebe's Kids'.

The comedian from Chicago starred in various movies like 'I'm Gonna Git You Sucka', and 'House Party'. His popular comic sketch 'Bebe's Kids' was released after his death and received huge recognition and fame from people all over the nation. Robin was found dead by his brother in his hotel room in Chicago after his performance for a sold-out crowd at the Regal Theater, Los Angeles. He died of a heart attack when was 36 years old.

Robin Harris Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What was Robin Harris’ net worth?

Robbin Harris' estimated net worth is $25,000 as of July 2022.

How much did Robin Harris earn per year?

Robin Harris's exact annual earnings are actually not known.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall was Robin Harris?

Robin Harris was 5 ft 9 in (180 cm) tall in height.

How old was Robin Harris?

Born on August 30, 1953, Robin Harris was 36 years old at the time of his death on March 18, 1990.

Childhood And Education

Robin Hughes Harris was born on August 30, 1953, in Chicago, Illinois. Robin did his graduation from Manual Arts High School in 1971. He attended Ottawa University in Kansas. During his time at Ottawa University, Robin started to hone his comedy skills.

Before starting his acting career, Robin worked for a rental car company, Hughes Aircraft, and also at Security Pacific Bank to meet his expenses. He worked as the master of ceremonies at The Comedy Art Theater in the 1980s.

Robin debuted at Los Angeles' Comedy Store in 1980.

Family, Romance And Relationships

Who are Robin Harris's parents?

Robin Harris was born on August 30, 1953, in Chicago, Illinois, USA, to his parents, Earl and Mattie. Robin's father, Earl used to work as a welder. His mother, Mattie, was a factory seamstress. He has a brother named Michael Harris.

Who was Robin Harris’ partner?

The comedian married Exetta Harris in 1984. Exetta Harris is popularly known as the producer of 'Robin Harris: Live From The Comedy Act Theater (2006)'. The couple have two sons, named Antoine Harris, and Robin Harris Jr. Exetta Harris gave birth to their second son, Robin Harris Jr., just six months after the death of Robin Harris.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Robin Harris was popularly known as a supporting actor in films like 'Do The Right Thing As Sweet Dick Willie', and 'House Party'. Harris played the role of Christopher Reid's father in the movie 'House Party'. He was a stand-up comic-turned-actor. Robin is best known for his recurring comedy sketch, 'Bebe's Kids'.

Robin made his acting debut with the movie 'I'm Gonna Git You Sucka' in 1988.

Robin Harris starred in movies like 'Harlem Nights' and 'Mo' Better Blues'. He appeared on a TV series named 'One Night Stand' in 1990. He also starred in the TV movie 'The Best of Robert Townsend & His Partners In Crime' in 1992. He also appeared in the film 'Bebe's Kids'

'Bebe's Kids', his comedy album, was released after his death, and he didn't actually know how well it is recognized in the entire nation. It was recorded live in Los Angeles at the Comedy Act Theatre and The Comedy Crunch. Robin always wished to release a comedy album.

What awards did Robin Harris win?

Robin was nominated for the 'Independent Spirit Award' in the best supporting male category posthumously for his performance in the movie 'House Party' in 1991.

Other Interesting Robin Harris Facts And Trivia

Martin Lawrence and Magic Johnson are Robin's friends.

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