Sam Kinison


Sam Kinison

Original Name Samuel Burl Kinison
Yakima, Yakima County, Washington, USA
Death 10 Apr 1992 (aged 38)
Needles, San Bernardino County, California, USA
Burial Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, USA
Plot Section 28, Lot 92, Space 3 (SE Quadrant of the Garden of the Prophets)
Memorial ID 1282 View Source
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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


"In another time and place,
he would have been called prophet."

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  • Added: 31 Dec 2000
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