Franklin Cover



  • Birth Name: Franklin Edward Cover
  • Birth Place: Cleveland, OH
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 11/20/1928, Scorpio
  • Date of Death: 02/05/2006
  • Profession: Actor
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Franklin Cover Fast Facts:
  • Acting career began on stage in Hamlet and Henry IV.
  • Appeared in numerous Broadway productions, including Applause and Born Yesterday.
  • Made history playing the husband in the first interracial married couple featured on a network primetime show (Tom Willis on The Jeffersons).
  • Son, Bradford Cover, is also an actor.
  • Franklin Cover Relationships:
  • Susan - Daughter
  • Franklin Held Cover - Father
  • Britta Cover - Mother
  • Mary Bradford Stone - Wife
  • Bradford Cover - Son
  • College:
  • Denison University, Granville, OH

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