Dick Shawn

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Birthday
1, 1923
Birthplace
Buffalo, NY
Death Date
Apr 17, 1987 (63)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
1, 1923
Birthplace
Buffalo, NY
Death Date
Apr 17, 1987 (63)

About

American comedian and actor who starred in the classic comedies The Producers and It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World.

Before Fame

He served in the army during World War II and attended the University of Miami for a short period of time.

Trivia

He often began his comedy performances by emerging from a pile of red bricks on stage.

Family Life

He married Rita Bachner in 1946. He had four children and one grandchild.

Associated With

One of his daughters married Joey Travolta.

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