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John Belushi

John Belushi
Belushi in Animal House, 1978
Personal information
Birth nameJohn Adam Belushi
Birth dateJanuary 24, 1949
Place of birthWheaton, Illinois, U.S.
Date of deathMarch 5, 1982(age 33)
Death placeWest Hollywood, California, U.S.
Cause of deathAccidental overdose
ResidenceWest Hollywood
EducationWheaton Central High School
Alma materCollege of DuPage
Years active1973 1982
InfluencedChris Farley
Home townChicago, Illinois
Political partyDemocrat
SpouseJudy Belushi (1976 1982)
ParentsAdam Belushi,
Agnes Belushi (nee Samaras)
RelativesJames Belushi

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John Adam Belushi (c-eniconbəˈluːʃi; January 24, 1949 March 5, 1982) was an American comedian, actor, and musician, best known as one of the original cast members of the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live. He was the older brother of James "Jim" Belushi.

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