Apr. 18th, 1937
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
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- He is father of actor turned director/producer 'Kevin Hooks' (qv).
- He is father of 'Eric Hooks' (qv).
- He was one of the original founders of the Negro Emsemble Company, a theater group in New York City, New York where he was executive director from 1965 to 1978.
- He played the title role of "Henry V" at the New York Shakespeare Festival in 1965.
- He was nominated for Broadway's 1968 Tony Award as Best Actor (Musical) for "Hallelujah, Baby!".
- He is also father of: Cecelia Ann Hooks Onibudo, Christopher Carter Hooks, Michelle Thomas Hooks, Robert Hooks Jr., and Kiyo Dean Tarpley Hooks.
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