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Lionel Wilson


When he took workplace in 1977 mainly because Oakland, California’s forty-fifth mayor, this Democrat became the first BLACK politician to fill the positioning. He continued to be Mayor of Oakland until early 1991. Before you begin his political profession, he was a football pitcher for the Oakland Larks. Oakland’s Lionel Wilson University Preparatory Academy was called in his honor. He was created in New Orleans, Louisiana, and he later on relocated to North California, where he went to the University or college of California, Berkeley. He and Harold Washington had been the first BLACK mayors of their particular towns (Oakland, California and Chicago, Illinois).

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Full Name Lionel G. Wilson
Date Of Birth March 14, 1915
Died February 23, 1998, Oakland, California, United States
Place Of Birth New Orleans, LA
Profession Politician
Nationality American
Movies The Secret of Mulan, Think or Sink, Peanuts Battle, The Enchanted Journey
TV Shows Courage the Cowardly Dog, The Mighty Heroes, Tom Terrific, The Aldrich Family, The Hector Heathcote Show, Deputy Dawg
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1Was the voice of the Tom Terrific cartoons featured on the Captain Kangaroo Show.
2Featured on a number of Peter Pan children's record albums.



Courage the Cowardly Dog1999-2002TV SeriesEustace Bagge Eustace Bagg
Cartoon Cartoon Fridays2000TV SeriesEustace (2000) (voice)
The Secret of Mulan1998Video voice, as Lionel Wilson
Braingames1983-1985TV SeriesNarrator / (segments 'Odd Card Out' and 'Mysteriosos')
The Enchanted Journey1984Glicko
SuperBook1982-1983TV SeriesAdditional Voices / Dan / Levi
Marco Polo Jr.1972voice, as Lionel Wilson
The Big Freeze1971ShortCuckoo Man / Rope Man / James Hound (voice)
Kooky Cucumbers1971ShortBilly Bear
Big Mo1971ShortBilly Bear (voice)
Berry Funny1971ShortBilly Bear (voice)
The World of Hans Christian Andersen1971Hannibal Mouse / Mayor / Watchdog (voice)
The Shocker1970Short voice
Slinky Minky1970ShortBilly Bear (voice)
The Proton Pulsator1970ShortCuckoo Man / Rope Man (voice)
The Drifter1970Short voice
Swamp Water Taffy1970ShortBilly Bear (voice)
Martian Moochers1970ShortMartian Moocher (voice)
The Ghost Monster1970Short voice
Surface Surf Aces1970ShortBilly Bear (voice)
Winky Dink and You!1969TV Series 1969 voice
Swamp Snapper1969ShortBilly Bear (voice)
The Bold Eagle1969ShortBilly Bear (voice)
The Red Swamp Fox1969ShortBilly Bear (voice)
The General's Little Helper1969ShortBilly Bear (voice)
Mount Piney1968ShortBilly Bear (voice)
The Rock Hound1968ShortBilly Bear (voice)
Suprisin' Exercisin'1968ShortBilly Bear (voice)
Big Bad Bobcat1968ShortBilly Bear (voice)
Forget-Me-Nuts1967ShortBuddy Boy (voice, uncredited)
Halt, Who Grows There?1967ShortFarmer (voice, uncredited)
Think or Sink1967ShortBuddy Boy (voice, uncredited)
Watch the Butterfly1966ShortBilly Bear (voice)
Alice of Wonderland in Paris1966Royal Mathematician / Royal Wizard / Jester (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
Gems from Gemini1966ShortVarious
Mighty Heroes1966TV SeriesCuckoo Man / Rope Man
The Toothless Beaver1965ShortBilly Bear (voice)
Git That Guitar1965ShortBilly Bear (voice)
Darn Barn1965ShortBilly Bear (voice)
Weather Magic1965ShortVarious (voice, uncredited)
Freight Fright1965ShortBilly Bear (voice)
Driven to Extraction1963ShortCleo the Giraffe / Stanley the Lion (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
Home Life1962Short voice, as Lionel Wilson
Send Your Elephant to Camp1962ShortStanley / Cleo / Camp Counselor (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
Peanut Battle1962ShortSidney (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
Banana Binge1961ShortSidney / Stanley / Cleo / ...
Meat, Drink, and Be Merry1961ShortSidney / Stanley (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
Really Big Act1961ShortSidney / Stanley / Cleo (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
Tree Spree1961ShortSidney / Stanley / Cleo (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
Clown Jewels1961ShortSidney / Stanley / Cleo / ... (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
Two-Ton Baby Sitter1960ShortSidney / Stanley / Cleo / ... (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
The Littlest Bully1960ShortSidney / Stanley / Melvin (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
Tusk, Tusk1960ShortSidney / Stanley / Cleo / ... (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
The Deputy Dawg Show1959TV SeriesVarious (voice)
The Hector Heathcote Show1959TV SeriesSidney the Elephant / Stanley the Lion / Winston Dog / ...
Sidney's Family Tree1958ShortSidney / Hippopotamus / Mrs. So and So / ... (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
Sick, Sick Sidney1958ShortSidney / Stanley / Carol / ... (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
Dustcap Doormat1958ShortJohn Doormat (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
Springtime for Clobber1958ShortLaVerne (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
Gaston's Baby1958ShortWife (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
Tom Terrific1957TV Series
Clint Clobber's Cat1957ShortMiss O'Leery / Radio Announcer / Dog (voice, as Lionel Wilson)
A Bum Steer1957Short as Lionel Wilson voice
Topsy TV1957ShortJohn Doormat (voice, uncredited)
Armstrong Circle Theatre1950TV Series
The Aldrich Family1949TV SeriesGeorge Bigelow

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