1958 - Drew Alison Carey, born on the 23rd of May in Cleveland, Ohio. He s an American actor and comedian recognizable by his crew cut and black-rimmed glasses.
196 - His father died when he was eight, and the withdrawn young boy spent much of his spare time reading cartoons and playing in the school band.
1980 - He eventually enlisted in the United States Marines, it seemed to be just the structure he needed to turn his life around.
1991 - He became interested in comedy and began doing stand-up, eventually appearing on The Tonight Show.
1995 - ABC gave his own self-titled sitcom in which he played the assistant director of personnel at a department store in Cleveland, Ohio.
1998 - He also hosted the American version of the wildly popular British improv show, Whose Line Is It Anyway?.
2003 - Received a spot in the Hollywood Walk of Fame on the 21st of February at 6664 Hollywood Blvd.
2004 - Filled with everyman humor and a likable cast, The Drew Carey Show was extremely popular and lasted this year.
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