Namesakes

British Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
F. J. Robinson   1827-1828  
Hall-of-Famers: 4 baseball, 1 basketball, 1 ice hockey
(baseball) Wilbert Robinson   1945  
(baseball) Jackie Robinson   1962  
(baseball) Frank Robinson   1982  
(baseball) Brooks Robinson   1983  
(ice hockey) Larry Robinson   1995  
(basketball) David Robinson   2009  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 chemistry
(chemistry) Robert Robinson   1947  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actor, 1 actor/comedian, 1 actress, 1 model
Edward G. Robinson   1893-1973  
Craig Robinson   1971-  
Zuleikha Robinson   1977-  
Chanel Iman (a.k.a. Robinson)   1990-  
Notable Athletes: 4 football, 3 baseball, 1 basketball, 1 boxing, 1 ice hockey
(baseball) Jackie Robinson   1919-1972  
(boxing) "Sugar" Ray Robinson   1921-1989  
(baseball) Frank Robinson   1935-  
(baseball) Brooks Robinson   1937-  
(ice hockey) Larry Robinson   1951-  
(basketball) David Robinson   1965-  
(football) Aldrick Robinson   1988-  
(football) Keenan Robinson   1989-  
(football) Trenton Robinson   1990-  
(football) Denard Robinson   1990-  
Notable Journalists: 1 print
(print) Jancis Robinson   1950-  
Notable Musicians: 2 musicians
Ray Charles (a.k.a. Robinson)   1930-2004   soul  
William "Smokey" Robinson Jr.   1940-     
Notable Writers: 3 authors
Derek Robinson   1932-  
Jancis Robinson   1950-  
Lynda Suzanne Robinson   1951-  
Olympic Medalists: 3 bronze, 3 gold, 3 silver, 2 bronze/gold, 1 silver/bronze/gold, 1 silver/gold
(gold) Eric Robinson   1900   water polo  
(silver/bronze/gold) Sidney Robinson   1900   3000 m steeplechase; 4000 m steeplechase; 5000 m team  
(silver) William Robinson   1908   swimming - 200 m breaststroke  
(silver/gold) Elizabeth Robinson   1928; 1936   100 m; 4x100 m relay  
(silver) Mack Robinson   1936   200 m  
(gold) Jackie Robinson   1948   basketball  
(bronze/gold) Arnie Robinson   1972; 1976   long jump  
(bronze/gold) David Robinson   1988; 1992; 1996   basketball  
(bronze) Fiona Robinson   1996   basketball  
(bronze) Garth Robinson   1996   4x400 m relay  
(gold) Moushaumi Robinson   2004   4x400 m relay  
(bronze) Donny Robinson   2008   cycling - BMX  
(silver) Samantha Henry-Robinson   2012   4x100 m relay  
Other Leaders: 1 president
President Mary Robinson   1990-1997   Ireland  
Pulitzer Award Winners: 1 winner
Marilynne Robinson   1982   Housekeeping  
Rock and Roll Hall-of-Famers: 1 musician
Ray Charles (a.k.a. Robinson)   1986  
Saints: 2 blessed
Blessed John Robinson   ?-1588  
Blessed Christopher Robinson   ?-1598