Louie Anderson


Birthday March 24, 1953

Birth Sign Aries

Birthplace Saint Paul, MN

DEATH DATE Jan 21, 2022 (68)

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Stand-up comedian and host of the television game show Family Feud. He earned an Emmy Award for his role as Christine Baskets on the FX series Baskets.

Before Fame

In 1984, he made his debut as a stand-up comic on The Tonight Show.


He created a cartoon show based on his childhood entitled Life with Louie. The series aired on FOX from 1994 to 1998.

Family Life

He was born the second-youngest out of ten siblings and was briefly married to his high school sweetheart for four weeks.

Associated With

He beat out Dolly Parton when he won the role of host on the new version of Family Feud.