tweets • photos/videos • K followers. "After having 20/15 vision my whole life I had to finally break down and get a pair of reading glasses. Robert Carlo Mariano (born December 25, ), known by the nickname Boston Rob, is an American television personality, widely known for appearing in Personal life · Survivor · All-Stars · Redemption Island. Rob Mariano was born on December 25, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Robert Carlo Mariano. He is an actor, known for Survivor (), The Amazing.