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Joe Besser

Joe Besser
Personal information
Birth dateAugust 12, 1907
Place of birthSt. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Date of deathMarch 1, 1988(age 80)
Death placeNorth Hollywood, California, U.S.
Cause of deathHeart failure
OccupationActor, voice actor, Film, television, comedian musician
Spouse-Erna Kay-1932-1988

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Joe Besser (August 12, 1907 - March 1, 1988) was an American comedian, known for his impish humor and wimpy characters, and is now best remembered for his brief stint as a member of the Three Stooges in movie short subjects of 1957-59. He is also remembered for his television roles: Stinky, the spoiled mamma's boy in The Abbott and Costello Show, and Jillson, the maintenance man in The Joey Bishop Show.

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