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Rick Danko (1942–1999)

Rick Danko was born on December 29, 1942 in Simcoe, Ontario, Canada. He was married to Elizabeth. He died on December 10, 1999 in Marbletown, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 2010 Howl (writer: "This Wheel's on Fire")
 2005 Live from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Life Is a Carnival")
 2003 Festival Express (Documentary) (performer: "Funk Jam", "Sunshine Of Your Love", "Ain't No More Cane")
 1992-2002 Absolutely Fabulous (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Gay (2002) ... (writer: "This Wheel's On Fire")
- Morocco (1994) ... (writer: "This Wheel's On Fire")
- Birthday (1992) ... (writer: "This Wheel's On Fire")
 1996 Larger Than Life (writer: "Life Is a Carnival")
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1979) (writer - 1 episode, 1976)
- Gary Busey/Eubie Blake and Gregory Hines (1979) ... (performer: "Stay All Night" - uncredited)
- Buck Henry/The Band (1976) ... (writer: "Life Is A Carnival")
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Alternate Names:

The Band

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

I saw Ronnie Hawkins play near my hometown, Port Dover, Ontario, and I saw him play there on New Year's Eve and the following spring I booked myself to be his opening act on maybe five shows, and he hired me after the first night. See more »

Trivia:

Used a Gibson Ripper bass for the farewell performance, commemorated in the Scorsese film The Last Waltz, of The Band. See more »

Trademark:

Highly unusual, distinct tenor

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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