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Peter Robbins Biography, Age, Family, Education, Career, Net Worth
Who is Peter Robbins?
Peter Robbins was a famous American child actor. He became popular nationally in the 1960s as being the first actor to voice Charlie Brown in the Peanuts animated specials.
Peter Robbins career
Robbins first started acting at the age of seven in various movies and television shows. He made a guest appearance as ”Elmer” in the famous series The Munsters as a child. At the age of nine, he provided the voice of Charlie Brown, whom he considered to be his childhood hero, in one TV documentary, six Peanuts television specials. As well as one movie from 1963 to 1969, which included the movie A Boy Named Charlie Brown and the television specials A Charlie Brown Christmas and It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown.
Later, Robbins was replaced by younger child actors at the age of fourteen in the Peanuts specials produced after the 1960s. However, his trademark scream of ”AUGH!!”, first used in It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown, went on to be used in later specials for Charlie Brown and other Peanuts characters. Robbins then appeared in an episode of F Troop in 1966 titled ”The Sergeant And The Kid”, as well as appearing in an episode of Get Smart as the mysterious ”Dr. T”. He went on to appear in the Sonny & Cher movie, Good Times. In 1972, he retired from the entertainment industry, to later pursue his career in real estate, with short stints in radio.
Robbins hosted a talk radio program in Palm Springs at KPSL. 1010 Talk Radio in 1996. According to a broadcast by National Public Radio, he was managing real estate in Van Nuys, California by 2006. By 2020, he was back, signing autographs of the Charlie Brown Christmas book in public appearances at Comic-Con conventions across the United States, after eventually getting the correct medication for his lifetime bipolar disorder. Robbins explained the path which led to his recovery in a television interview with Fox 5 San Diego reporter Phil Bauer in October 2019. He was working on his autobiography, Confessions of a Blockhead, explaining his life, his jail experiences, and his future, by the time of his demise.
How old is Peter Robbins?
Peter Robbins, born Louis Nanasi, was born on August 10, 1956, in Los Angeles, California, U.S. He died on January 18, 2022, in Carlsbad, California by suicide aged 65. He shares his birthday with famous people including Kylie Jenner, Asia Monet Ray, Antonio Banderas, Justin Theroux, Roy Keane, Herbert Hoover, Rosanna Arquette, Ryan Eggold, among others.
Peter Robbins Family
Who are Peter Robbins’ parents?
Peter Robbins, was born Louis Nanasi to his parents in Los Angeles, California. Information, about his parents, is not available to the media as he did not share it, however, it is known that he is of Hungarian ancestry.
Does Peter Robbins have siblings?
Robbins was born to his parents in a family of two children. He has one older sibling, sister, Anna Capri.
Peter Robbins Education
Robbins studied at the University of California, in San Diego and graduated in 1979.
Peter Robbins Partner
Robbins was married by the time of his death, however, it is not known who was his wife or when they met and married.
Peter Robbins Kids
As Robbins’ marital information is not available to the media, he did not also share any information about his children.
Peter Robbins Height
Robbins had a well-built and physically fit body, however, his height and weight are not disclosed to the public.
Robbins was arrested by San Diego County Sheriff’s Department deputies at Homeland Security’s Port of Entry in San Ysidro, California on January 20, 2013. He was arrested while re-entering the United States and was charged with ”four felony counts of making a threat to cause death or great bodily injury and one felony count of stalking. ” The four counts involve four victims, which included a San Diego Police sergeant, whom Robbins reportedly threatened with bodily harm on January 13, 2013. He was held on a $550,000 bond. Later he was sentenced to a year in jail on May 8, 2013, for threatening his former girlfriend and stalking her plastic surgeon, but was allowed to log time in treatment instead. Following his release, Robbins was sent to a residential drug treatment center.
Robbins was arrested for multiple probation violations in 2015, such as drinking alcohol and failing to complete mandatory domestic violence classes. He was then ordered to undergo a mental health exam on June 5, 2015, following an outburst during a court proceeding in San Diego. On December 7, the same year he was sentenced to four years and eight months in prison. This was as part of a plea agreement for sending threatening letters to the manager and the manager’s wife, of the mobile home park in which he lived in Oceanside, California.
He said in previous hearings that he suffered from bipolar disorder and paranoid schizophrenia. Robbins was incarcerated at the California Institution for Men in Chino, California, and transferred to a psychiatric hospital due to his mental state. In October 2019, he was released on parole after serving 80% of his sentence, on the condition that he did not drink alcohol or take any illegal drugs.
Peter Robbins Net Worth
American child actor, Robbins, was active in his acting career from 1963 to 1972. He retired and became a real estate broker and radio presenter. Robbins had earned a great fortune throughout his career by the time of his demise and had an estimated net worth of $200 thousand as of 2022.