John Belushi (1949–1982)

Actor | Writer | Music Department

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  • John Belushi, Chevy Chase, and Akira Yoshimura in Saturday Night Live (1975)
  • John Belushi, Chevy Chase, and Akira Yoshimura in Saturday Night Live (1975)
  • John Belushi in National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)
  • John Belushi in Continental Divide (1981)
  • John Belushi in Continental Divide (1981)
  • John Belushi in Continental Divide (1981)

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Trivia

His good friend Dan Aykroyd used to refer to the green ghost Slimer from Ghostbusters (1984) as "the ghost of John Belushi", based on the similar party animal personality.


Quotes

I give so much pleasure to so many people. Why can I not get some pleasure for myself?


Trademark

In his trademark comic rantings, he would include a long, detailed explanation of something he was trying to support or confirm, and then broke into a shouting "Buuuut nnnnnOOOOOO!", continuing to rant into the negative.


Nickname

America's Guest


Star Sign

Aquarius

Personal Details

Born

John Adam Belushi

Chicago, Illinois, USA

Died

(age 33)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA


Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)

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