John Candy

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Birthday
31, 1950
Birthplace
Newmarket, Canada
Death Date
Mar 4, 1994 (43)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
31, 1950
Birthplace
Newmarket, Canada
Death Date
Mar 4, 1994 (43)

About

Lovable comedian from Uncle Buck, The Great Outdoors, Spaceballs and Planes, Trains and Automobiles who died at age forty-three. His other films include National Lampoon's Vacation, The Rescuers Down Under, Cool Runnings, Wagons East, and The Magic 7.

Before Fame

He played football for an all-boys Catholic school in Canada. In 1973, he made his film debut in Class of '44.

Trivia

He starred in Michael Moore's Canadian Bacon, which was released a year after his death.

Family Life

He was married to Rosemary Margaret Hobor from 1979 until his death in 1994. His children are actors Jennifer Candy and Christopher Candy.

Associated With

He starred in Spaceballs with Bill Pullman.