|Birth: ||Feb. 3, 1918|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Oct. 17, 2007|
Los Angeles County
Comedian, Actor. Born Joseph Abraham Gottlieb in The Bronx, New York and later raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is best known to many as a member of Frank Sinatra's "Rat Pack", including Dean Martin, Sammy Davis, Jr and Peter Lawford, starring in such films as the original, "Ocean's Eleven" (1960) and "Sergeants Three" (1961). After starting his career as a stand up comedian during the 1940s performing in front of live audiences, Bishop would gradually appear regularly on various television programs including, "The Toast of the Town", "What's My Line?", "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In" and "The Hollywood Squares". During the 1960s, he starred in his own series "The Joey Bishop Show". (bio by: C.S.)
Sylvia Ruzga Bishop (1918 - 1999)*
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
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Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Oct 18, 2007
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