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Samuel Burl "Sam" Kinison
Birth: Dec. 8, 1953
Death: Apr. 10, 1992

Former Pentacostal preacher turned Comedian. Appeared in the movie 'Back to School' (1986) and was seen on 'Saturday Night Live'. While married to his third wife, Malika Souiri, Sam had cleaned up his life of booze and drugs. Ironically, he was killed in a car crash on his way to a show in Laughlin, Nevada. Malika was also seriously injured but survived. They were hit head on by a drunk driver. (bio by: Phantomht) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Earl Kinison (1909 - 1972)
  Marie Florence Morrow Marney (1928 - 1995)
 
 Siblings:
  Richard Neal Kinison (1946 - 2010)*
  Samuel Burl Kinison (1953 - 1992)
  Kevin Earl Kinison (1959 - 1988)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Automobile accident
 
Burial:
Memorial Park Cemetery
Tulsa
Tulsa County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Section 28, Lot 92, Space 3
GPS (lat/lon): 36.08473, -95.88063
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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"And when the sixth hour was come, there was darkness over the whole land until the ninth hour. And the vail of the temple was rent in twain from the top to the bottom." Mark 15:33, 38. Thus did Almighty God manifest his grief for his Son's supreme sacrif...(Read more)
- Richard S. Barzelogna
 Added: Apr. 18, 2014
"And a very great multitude spred their garments in the way; others cut branches from the trees and strawed them in the way. And the multitude that went before, and that followed, cried, saying, Hosanna to the Son of David: Blessed is he that cometh in th...(Read more)
- Richard S. Barzelogna
 Added: Apr. 13, 2014
We still miss ya, Sammy. You were one of the best.
- Robert Loken
 Added: Apr. 11, 2014
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