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1955 – born – October 8th, in Tampa, Florida.     1973 – Darrell graduated from Melbourne High School in Melbourne, Florida, where he was a star athelete who lettered in both Football and Baseball. He then attended Brevard Community College and University of Florida at Gainesville where he majored in broadcasting.       1970’s-1990’s ..

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1934 – Born – June, in Brooklyn, New York, is an American comedian, specializing in comic imitations of famous political figures – mostly American. Often compared to fellow impressionist Rich Little, he is best known for his comic depictions of former U.S. Presidents, L.B.J and Richard M. Nixon.     1962?-65 – Frye remained far from the national ..

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1938 – born – June 28th, in New York City. actor, comedian, and impressionist who has had a lengthy television and movie career. His voice work includes the long-running cartoon series The Ant and the Aardvark, in which the title characters are voiced by Byner’s impressions of Dean Martin, and Jackie Mason, respectively.     1966 – John ..

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US actor and comedian     1925 – Born – in Dayton, Ohio.     1940’s-50’s – After war service in the Marines and graduation from Kenyon College, Winters began his career on a radio station in his hometown of Dayton, OH.       1948 –  gets Married to Eileen Schauder, they have a son and daughter. ..

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1938 – Born – Nov 26, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Despite being an avid pre-’60s movie buff, Canadian born comedian/actor/singer (both in film and on-stage) Rich Little is known best for his vast repertoire of uncanny celebrity impressions. Little was one of three sons of a physician.       1950 – Little began his ..

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US actor and impressionist     1933 – Born – April 5th, Pittsburgh, PA     1940’s-50’s – While in high school, Frank worked as an usher at the Sheridan Square Theatre and began doing impressions of some of his screen idols: Al Jolson, James Cagney, Cary Grant and Edward G. Robinson.     1950 – At ..

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1945 – Born on Cotober 19th in Towson, Maryland. The drag queen and disco diva was born Harris Milstead but took Divine as a stage name. 1970 – Milstead met maverick film director & good friend, John Waters, at high school in Baltimore, and the two combined to star in and direct several ultra low ..

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