George Carlin (1937–2008)

Actor | Producer | Writer

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  • George Carlin in Saturday Night Live (1975)
  • George Carlin in Car Wash (1976)
  • George Carlin in The Interviews: An Oral History of Television (1997)
  • George Carlin in The Interviews: An Oral History of Television (1997)
  • Bette Midler, Shelley Long, and George Carlin in Outrageous Fortune (1987)
  • George Carlin in Outrageous Fortune (1987)

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Did You Know

Trivia

Biography in: "Who's Who in Comedy" by Ronald L. Smith. Pg. 91-93. New York: Facts on File, 1992. ISBN 0816023387


Quotes

[on being fired from his Las Vegas lounge act in the the early '60s]: I was fired for saying 'shit' in a town where the most popular game is called 'craps'. [from the album "FM & AM"]


Trademark

Stand-up comedy that usually focuses on one of three categories: peculiarities of the English language, "the little world" (observational humor), and "the big world" (social commentary), often with a disparaging edge.


Nickname

Curious George


Star Sign

Taurus

Personal Details

Born

George Denis Patrick Carlin

New York City, New York, USA

Died

(age 71)
Santa Monica, California, USA


Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)

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