Robin René Roberts is a television broadcaster from America. She was born in Tuskegee, Alabama on November 23, 1960 and is the host of Good Morning America on the ABC network.
Roberts has the Southeastern Louisiana University as her Alma Mata from where she graduated in 1983 with a degree in communications.
She played college basketball, becoming the school’s third all-time top scorer by the time she left college.
Robin worked as a sportscaster on ESPN for 15 years, joining in February 1990. In 2005, she began co-hosting Good Morning America.
Robin Roberts Parents: Lucimarian Tolliver, Lawrence E. Roberts
Lucimarian Tolliver and Lawrence E. Roberts were the parents of Robin Roberts.
Lawrence E. Roberts
Lawrence Edward Roberts Sr., Robin’s father, was a colonel in the United States Air Force. He was born on December 9, 1922, in New Jersey.
Lawrence served in the U.S. Air Force for 32 years. He and his wife had four children, including Robin Roberts. Howard University was his Alma Mata.
He died on October 12, 2004, in Mississippi, United States.
Robin’s mother is Lucimarian Tolliver. Lucimarian was born on February 5, 1924, in Akron, Ohio. She like her husband attended Howard University where she graduated with a degree in Psychology.
Mrs. Roberts worked as an educator, college counsellor and social worker. She died on 30 August 2012 after suffering a stroke earlier in July the same year.
She and her husband had been married for 57 years.