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About Rodney Dangerfield (1921 - 2004)

Rodney Dangerfield was born on November 22, 1921 in Babylon, Long Island, New York.

On October 5, 2004 Rodney Dangerfield passed away in Los Angeles, California from complications from heart surgery.

Jacob Cohen is Rodney Dangerfield birth name.

There is a permanent display at the Smithsonian Institute in Washington D.C. of Rodney Dangerfield trademark attire, the white shirt and red tie.

Rodney Dangerfield married Joyce Indig twice at the time of his death her was married to Joan Child, she was about 30 years young then Dangerfield.

In 1995 Rodney Dangerfield was the first entertainer to go world wide by using the internet he launch his website

There is a street in Texas named after Rodney Dangerfield, so when it was time to premiere MEET WALLY SPARKS in 1997, they went to the small town of Daingerfield, Texas.

Prior to Rodney Dangerfield death he filmed an episode on the hit series STILL STANDING the episode was titled Still Neighbors and it aired eight days before his death.

Playing God was the last role that Rodney Dangerfield had for the big screen. The movie ANGELS WITH ANGLES was released in 2005 after Dangerfield passed away. ANGLES WITH ANGLES was also Frank Gorshin's last live action movie.

A rich golfer that is very obnoxious was a great comedy role for Rodney Dangerfield in CADDYSHACK. Dangerfield played Al Czervik and a a nice guy just possibly a bit outspoken.

At 15 years old Rodney Dangerfield began writing jokes, and at 20 he started preforming.

Rodney Dangerfield was one of the few, comedians that made Ed Sullivan laugh. THE ED SULLIVAN SHOW was Dangerfield first big break, the show also was called TOAST OF THE TOWN he had over 15 appearences on the show.

In his first dramatic role Rodney Dangerfield was a big hit in the 1994 Oliver Stone film, NATURAL BORN KILLERS. Dangerfield played an abusive father to his daughter Mallory played by Juliette Lewis, she met Woody Harrelson and was driven to kill.

Making his debut role Rodney Dangerfield was in the 1971 movie THE PROJECTIONIST.

Rodney Dangerfield owned a nightclub in Manhattan called Dangerfield's.

Rodney Dangerfield's other notable credits include...

CASPER (1995)


Rodney Dangerfield in CASPER (1995)



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