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Charlie Rivel
Birth: Apr. 23, 1896
Death: Jul. 26, 1983

Famed Circus Clown. Born in Cubelles/Barcelona, Spain, as Josep Andreau i Lasarre. But the world should know him as "Charlie Rivel." At the age of 2, he appeared for the first time, in his family´s act, as his parents were street performers. Growing up, he was to develop an own, personal act, and was to become Europe´s most famed and popular clown, as well as one of the world´s most renowned. He had a unique, personal style. His costume trademark was a red jersey, accidently stretched in the laundry, and when his clown-figure came in distress, he cried his famous: "uuuuuuuhhh". He wrote an autobiography entitled "Poor Clown." (bio by: Peter Robsahm) 
 
Burial:
Cementiri de Cubelles
Cubelles
Provincia de Barcelona
Cataluna, Spain
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Peter Robsahm
Record added: May 22, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8810816
Charlie Rivel
Added by: Peter Robsahm
 
Charlie Rivel
Added by: Peter Robsahm
 
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- AMELIA
 Added: Jul. 26, 2014
Felicidades ... un dia tardio
- Concepcion Bouza
 Added: Apr. 24, 2013

- Jackie Howard
 Added: Apr. 23, 2013
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