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Bernie Mac
Original name: Bernard Jeffrey McCullough
Birth: Oct. 5, 1957
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 9, 2008
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Comedian, Actor. Born Bernard Jeffrey McCullough, he began his career as a stand up comic in Chicago's Cotton Pickin' Club and in 1990, he won the Miller Lite Comedy Search at age 32. As a popular comedian, he toured the country appearing on late night TV and hosted the HBO talk show "Midnight Mac". In 2001, Fox Television Network gave him his own sitcom, "The Bernie Mac Show" which he received two Emmy nominations for Best Actor in a Comedy Series, in 2002 and 2003. His many feature film credits include Ocean's Eleven (2001), Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003), Mr. 3000 (2004), Ocean's Twelve (2004), Guess Who (2005) and Ocean's Thirteen (2007). (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Pneumonia 
We'll love you forever
Washington Memory Gardens
Cook County
Illinois, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 41.56229, -87.63097
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Aug 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28883907
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Truly a comedic Legend who will be missed by many. I believe His talents was just beginning to Skyrocket and I'm saddened that we won't see how far he could have went. R.I.P
- Patrick Hughes
 Added: Oct. 15, 2017
Thanks for the laughs. Loved The Bernie Mac Show. RIP
- Valerie
 Added: Oct. 6, 2017
Remembering you today. May you rest in peace and may God richly bless you.
- Jeffrey Maksymowski
 Added: Oct. 5, 2017
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