Dick Shawn

Actor and Comedian
Born Dec 1, 1923
Hometown City of Buffalo
Died Apr 17, 1987
Death Place San Diego, Califo...
Other Names Schulefand, Richard

Dick Shawn was an American actor and comedian.

related links

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about Dick Shawn.


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Dick Shawn.


1923 Birth Born on December 1, 1923.


1946 22 Years Old Shawn was married to Rita Bachner in 1946, and they had four children: Amy, Wendy (married to Joey Travolta), Adam, and Jennifer. … Read More


1987 63 Years Old 1 More Event
On April 17, 1987, while performing on stage at UC San Diego's Mandeville Hall, Shawn began a comedy bit about himself and the audience surviving nuclear war. … Read More
Original Authors of this text are noted on
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.