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Charlie Robertson
22nd Mayor of York, Pennsylvania
In office
1994 – January 7, 2002
Preceded by William J. Althaus
Succeeded by John S. Brenner
Personal details
Born (1934-04-12)April 12, 1934
York, Pennsylvania
Died August 24, 2017(2017-08-24) (aged 83)
York, Pennsylvania
Cause of death Cancer
Political party Democratic
Children 1 son adopted
Education William Penn Senior High School
Known for role in the 1969 York Race Riot
Military service
Branch/service United States Army
Years of service two, in the 1950s

Charles H. Robertson (April 12, 1934 – August 24, 2017) was an American Democratic politician. He was mayor of York, Pennsylvania from 1994 to January 2002. In May 2001, Robertson was charged for a murder during the York race riots in July 1969, but was acquitted in October 2002.

Robertson died of cancer on August 24, 2017 in York, Pennsylvania at the age of 83.

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