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Frankie Fontaine
Birth: Apr. 19, 1920
Death: Aug. 4, 1978

Tenor and Comedian. He is best known for his character "Crazy Guggenheim" on the Jackie Gleason Show. "Crazy's " laugh was (and still is) imitated by everyone. 
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Medford
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Spruce Lawn
 
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Record added: Jul 08, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 10344
Frankie Fontaine
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Dear Frank,Thank you so very much for the joy you brought to me and my dad back in the early 60's. The JG Show was dads favorite. I use to sit on the floor and watch with him. You and Joe the Bartender was always the very best. If you only knew the happy ...(Read more)
- samuel kirk
 Added: Sep. 27, 2013

- sniksnak
 Added: Aug. 4, 2013
Frankie, I loved watching you on Saturday nights on the Jackie Gleason Show. I loved your comedy and most of all your singing. Rest in peace and may God richly bless you.
- Jeffrey Maksymowski
 Added: Aug. 4, 2013
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