Dick Shawn

Actor and Comedian
Born Dec 1, 1923
Hometown Buffalo, New York
Died Apr 17, 1987
Death Place the United States
Other Names Richard Schulefand

Dick Shawn was an American actor and comedian. He was best known for character comedy routines.

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  • Rita Shawn
    Married 1946 - 1987

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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
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