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Pierre Desproges
Birth: May 9, 1939
Death: Apr. 18, 1988

Humorist. Born in Pantin, France, he was a popular French comedian known for his dark humor. He began his career as a horse racing forecaster, worked for the newspaper L’Aurore, (1970-76) and then became a reporter on the Le petit rapporteur TV show. Starting the 1980s, he appeared daily on Le tribunal des flagrants délires comedy show, created La minute nécessaire de Monsieur Cyclopède, TV series in 1982. In 1984, he had his first stand-up show at the Théâtre Fontaine, followed by a stand-up show at the Théâtre Grévin and the Chroniques de la haine ordinaire radio show, in 1986. Discovered he had inoperable lung cancer, he died at age 48, in Paris, France. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Cimetière du Père Lachaise
Paris
City of Paris
Île-de-France, France
Plot: Division 10
 
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Record added: Dec 19, 1999
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- Jackie Howard
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- BigLebo
 Added: Mar. 26, 2014
ET DE TROIS ENORMES PENSEES !!! Cher Pierre Desproges tu m'aides tous les jours à supporter ces "inepties existentielles " par un cynisme et un regard aiguisé et détaché sur un monde qui en définitive n'est pas si sérieux que la masse dite humaine voudr...(Read more)
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 Added: May. 30, 2012
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