Paul Winchell

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Birthday
21, 1922
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Jun 24, 2005 (82)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
21, 1922
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Jun 24, 2005 (82)

About

Puppeteer behind Jerry Mahoney who also provided the cartoon voice for Tigger in Winnie the Poo. He also invented an artificial heart.

Before Fame

Growing up, he wanted to have a medical career.

Trivia

In the early '50s he hosted The Paul Winchell Show.

Family Life

He married three times: he first got married to Dorothy (Dottie) Movitz, then to Nina Russel in 1961, and then to Jean Freeman in 1974.

Associated With

Although they have the same last name, he bears no known relation to columnist Walter Winchell.