‘Queen of Robbins’ celebrates 100th birthday


ROBBINS, Ill. –  A birthday celebration was held Tuesday for a woman known by locals as the “Queen or Robbins.”

Doretha Harper turned 100-years-old.

Harper has acted in several films, including Oprah Winfrey’s “The Women of Brewster Place.”

To celebrate Harper, a motorcade drove by her house.

Robbins’ mayor Tyrone Ward also honored Harper for living in the community for nearly 70 years.

Happy Birthday Doretha!

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