Frank Robinson

Type: Person
Name: Frank Robinson
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Coming out of the south-side shadows

Courtesy St. Marys Museum The photograph in last week’s column showed a 1960s view of the north side of Queen Street between Church and Wellington Streets. This week, a postcard from the early 1940s shows the south side of the same block. Main street ... [Published Elmira Independent - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Robinson memorial set

A memorial for Frank Robinson, a gay man who was a speechwriter for the late Harvey Milk, will be held Friday, August 8 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium at the San Francisco Women's Building, 3543 18th Street.Mr. Robinson, 87, died June 30.In addition to writing ... [Published Bay Area Reporter - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Joe Knows 7/24/14

QUESTION:  Who began his managerial career with the 1977 Mets in his final season as a player, replacing Joe Frazier just 45 games into the season?ANSWER:  Joe Torre, one of only four player-managers in the last 50 years (Frank Robinson, Don Kessinger, ... [Published Pantagraph.com - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

Frank Robinson, Redlands resident and World War II flier, dies at 95 - Veterans

REDLANDS --- Frank Bryant Robinson was never a big talker. But when it came to writing about taking to the skies while in the military, the Redlands resident, who died earlier this month at age 95, spoke volumes. While with the Army Air Corps, Robinson ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Frank Robinson

Novelist and speech writer for Harvey MilkBorn: August 9, 1926; Died: June 30, 2014 , who has died of heart disease aged 87, was ascience-fiction writer whose novel The Glass Inferno formed thebasis of the blockbuster disaster movie The Towering Inferno. ... [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

Donnie Robinson

Mr. Donnie Frank Robinson of Bowdon, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, July 9, 2014. He was 74.Mr. Robinson was born on November 13, 1939, in Ranburne, Alabama, to the late Leonard and Mildred Parrish Robinson.Subscription RequiredAn online service is needed ... [Published Carroll County Times-Georgian - Jul 13 2014]
Entities: Frank Robinson, Georgia
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Frank Robinson,Harvey Milk speechwriter, dies at 87

Frank Robinson, a gay man who was a well-known science fiction writer and a major contributor to slain gay icon Harvey Milk's legacy, died Monday, June 30. He was 87.Mr. Robinson, who wrote speeches for Milk, passed away at his home in San Francisco, ... [Published Bay Area Reporter - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

A poem about fracking

Dear Editor:Hello, my name is Frank Robinson and I am a native of Anson County. I was born here in Wadesboro in 1971. I graduated Anson Senior High School back in 1990. The reason why I am submitting this letter to you is to express my concerns of the ... [Published Anson Record - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Big busk in tribute to Xylophone Man

A "big busk" is set to take place across Nottingham in honour of Frank Robinson, known as Xylophone Man, who died 10 years ago.Mr Robinson, who was 72 when he died in 2004, played a toy xylophone outside the H&M clothes store for 16 years.A plaque was ... [Published BBC - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 2 reports

Frank M. Robinson, Dies at 87; Author and Adviser to Harvey Milk

Photo Frank Robinson on the set of "Milk" in 2008. Credit Daniel Nicoletta Frank M. Robinson, a well-regarded science fiction writer whose credits include a novel adapted for the 1974 blockbuster film “The Towering Inferno,” and who was also a speechwriter ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Meme: Dragon Age: Inquisition Unveils Their Gay Mage, Frank Robinson Passes, Beyoncé Officially Most Powerful Celebrity

Robert Orci open to gay Star Trek character, Utah misses marriage appeal filing deadline, Grindr gets a new lookBioware has announced details of Dorian from Dragon Age: Inquisition , a powerful mage from a wealthy family he rejected who also happens ... [Published The Backlot - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 3 reports

Frank Robinson, Harvey Milk Speechwriter and Sci-Fi Author, Dead at 86

Related Meshach Taylor, Star of TV's 'Designing Women,' Dead at 67 Bobby Womack, Legendary Soul Singer, Dead at 70Robinson had written a number of books in addition to speeches for San Francisco politician MilkFrank Robinson, a science-fiction author ... [Published The Wrap - Jun 30 2014]

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Daniel Nicoletta, 59, who lives in Grants Pass, Oregon and was friends with Mr. Robinson and Milk, said in a recent interview, "harvey's notes, if you look at them, are pretty erratic, both in terms of grammar and idea formation" but Robinson was able to "take that and turn it into something concise."

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GUEST COLUMN: Meeting Big Frank — one step clos... [Published Taft Midway Driller - 20 hours ago]
Coming out of the south-side shadows [Published Elmira Independent - Jul 25 2014]
Tom Seaver: Derek Jeter Should Be First Player ... [Published CBS New York - Jul 25 2014]
Robinson memorial set [Published Bay Area Reporter - Jul 24 2014]
Joe Knows 7/24/14 [Published Pantagraph.com - Jul 24 2014]
Frank Robinson, Redlands resident and World War... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 22 2014]
Frank Robinson, Redlands resident and World War... [Published Stars and Stripes - Jul 22 2014]
Missoula Collaborating With California City – B... [Published KGVO-AM - Jul 17 2014]
Frank Robinson [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 16 2014]
Ted Williams, Willie Mays, Sandy Koufax head al... [Published Los Angeles Times - Jul 16 2014]
Posey and Bumgarner Make History with Grand Slams [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 14 2014]
Target Field is Minnesota's real All-Star [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Jul 14 2014]
Donnie Robinson [Published Carroll County Times-Georgian - Jul 13 2014]
Edna Mae Massengill [Published Dalton Daily Citizen - Jul 11 2014]
Frank Robinson,Harvey Milk speechwriter, dies a... [Published Bay Area Reporter - Jul 10 2014]
A poem about fracking [Published Anson Record - Jul 09 2014]
Robinson Helicopter Enhances Production with Av... [Published PRWeb - Jul 08 2014]
This day in baseball history — Callison’s walk-... [Published Power Line - Jul 07 2014]
Celebrations help promote Canning Circus as 'up... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Jul 05 2014]
D'Alessandro: Al Clark, Jersey guy and former A... [Published Star Ledger - Jul 05 2014]
Big busk in tribute to Xylophone Man [Published BBC - Jul 05 2014]
People in Aviation: July 2014 [Published Aviation International News - Jul 05 2014]
Frank M. Robinson, Dies at 87; Author and Advis... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 05 2014]
Steve Duin blog: Frank Robinson, king of the pulps [Published Oregonian - Jul 04 2014]
Corbitt, Louise Scott [Published Daytona Beach News Journal - Jul 04 2014]
Richard Michael Robinson [Published Ravalli Republic - Jul 04 2014]
Stafford Hospital: date set for resumption of J... [Published Staffordshire Newsletter - Jul 03 2014]
Nottingham's first ever Big Busk attracts a wid... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 03 2014]
Remodelled plan for Holy Island [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Jul 02 2014]
Stafford Hospital: New evidence for John Moore ... [Published Staffordshire Newsletter - Jul 02 2014]
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Posey and Bumgarner Make History with Grand Slams [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 14 2014]
San Francisco Giants Buster Posey and Madison Bumgarner slugged their way into history on Sunday, becoming the first batterymates to hit grand slams in the same game as the Giants defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks, 8-4. Bumgarner also became the ...
This day in baseball history — Callison’s walk-... [Published Power Line - Jul 07 2014]
(Paul Mirengoff) The Major League All Star Game has produced come from behind wins and walk-off home runs. The 1964 All Star Game, played on July 7, 1964 at Shea Stadium in New York, produced both. The National League had won six of the previous eight ...
Top 7 All-Time Best Pairs of Players in MLB His... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Apr 27 2014]
Source: weeklydig / Flickr Major League Baseball is old. Very old. So old that it could feasibly be described as “olde,” if you were painting an artisanal sign and wanted that vintage feel. And as long as there have been baseball teams, there have ...
The Wrong Sort of Pitch: The 7 Most Infamous ML... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Apr 25 2014]
Source: JΛCK VIΞW , Flickr Michael Pineda, pitcher for the New York Yankees, got tossed from a baseball game recently for the use of pine tar. Per the official rules of baseball, anything you put onto your hands could be reasonably classified as ...
History for April 8 - On-This-Day.com [Published MuskegonPundit - Apr 08 2014]
History for April 8 - On-This-Day.com :Birth anniversary of Olympic gold medal figure skater Sonja Henie (1912-69). Birth anniversary of former first lady Betty Ford (1918-2011). Anniversary of the ratification of the 17th Amendment (1913), requiring ...
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