Justin Wilson

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Birthday
24, 1914
Birthplace
Roseland, LA
Death Date
Sep 5, 2001 (87)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
24, 1914
Birthplace
Roseland, LA
Death Date
Sep 5, 2001 (87)

About

American celebrity chef who entertained audiences with his homespun tales of Cajun cooking.

Before Fame

He worked as a safety engineer in his early days and became known for his humorous lectures on what was otherwise a dry subject.

Trivia

He pursued a career as a professional comedian, recording several comedy albums and appearing on The Ed Sullivan Show.

Family Life

His father, Harry D. Wilson, was a conservative State Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry.

Associated With

He and Paul Proudhomme were both celebrity chefs and Cajun cuisine specialists.