Holly Robinson Peete
Birth Name: Holly Robinson Peete
Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Holly Elizabeth Robinson Peete was born on Sept. 18, 1964 in Philadelphia, PA. Her father, Matthew Robinson, had famously played the part of Gordon, one of the grown-ups on the original "Sesame Street" (PBS, 1969 - ) from 1969-1971, while her mother, Dolores Robinson, worked as a talent manager. As a young girl, Peete dreamt of forging an acting and singing career of her own. She tried to appear on "Sesame Street" with her father, but she repeatedly flubbed her lines and never appeared on the long-running children's program. After her parents divorced in the early Seventies, Peete moved with her mother and older brother to Malibu, CA and attended Santa Monica High School in the nearby coasta...
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