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1895 – born on the 17th of March in Brooklyn, New York. He was the third oldest of five sons of a Lithuanian Jewish immigrant couple. He was part of the Three Stooges comedy team.       1922-23 – He and his brother Moe were hired as stooges for comedian Ted Healy; known as Ted Healy ..

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  1903 – He was born this year as Leslie Townes Hope in real life. He was born in England.   1907 – His father brought the family to Cleveland, Ohio.   1909 – He impersonated Charlie Chaplin in front of the firehouse in Cleveland.   1934 – He married Dolores Reade, and they remained ..

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1939 – Paul Hogan, born on the 8th of October in Lightning Ridge, New South Wales. He is an Australian actor and comedian. 1986 – He became a worldwide success with his irresistible comic performance in Crocodile Dundee, which he created and co-wrote. It earned him a Golden Globe for Best Actor as well as ..

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1924 – Born on January 21st in Southampton, Hampshire, England. 1949 – His talent for impressions and comic timing that were to give him his first big break on TV with the show "Hi There". 1955 – His "The Benny Hill Show" began airing. 1956-1969 – He appeared in the films "The Italian Job", "Chitty ..

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US actor and comedian-partner of Stan Laurel   Born- 1892- Harlem, GA   Hardy’s parents were of English and Scottish descent.   University- Young Harris College, Young Harris, GA   1926- a hot leg of lamb changed the future of both Laurel and Hardy. Hardy was scheduled to appear in Get ‘Em Young but was ..

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US movie actor   starred in series "Bosom Buddies" 1980-1982 (as Kip Wilson), movies "Splash" 1984 (as Allen Bauer), "Volunteers" 1985 (as Lawrence Bourne), "The Money Pit" 1986 (as Walter Fielding), "Big" 1988 (as Josh), "Punchline" 1988 (as Steven Gold), "Turner and Hooch" 1989 (as Scott Turner), "The ‘burbs" 1989 (as Ray Peterson), "Joe Versus ..

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1921 – Born in Los Angeles, California on the 8th of March. 1940 – Served as US Coast Guard. 1962 – He addressed "Barney Fife" as "Little Buddy" in January guest appearance as "Jeff Pruitt" on "The Farmer Takes a Wife" episode of the "The Andy Griffith Show". He used the same nickname for Gilligan ..

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1931 – Larry Martin Hagman was born in Fort Worth, Texas on the 21st of September.   1936 – His parents were divorced.     1938 – He lived with his grandmother in Texas and California.     1940 – His mother met and married Richard Halliday, giving birth to a daughter, Heller.     ..

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