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Ed Koch (1924–2013)

Ed Koch was born on December 12, 1924 in Bronx, New York City, New York, USA as Edward Irving Koch. He was an actor, known for The People's Court (1997), The Central Park Five (2012) and The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984). He died on February 1, 2013 in Manhattan, New York City. See full bio »

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 2007 We Own the Night
 2000 Herschel Hopper: New York Rabbit (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1999 The Happy Prince (TV Movie)
Happy Prince
 1996-1997 Spin City (TV Series)
Ed Koch - The Judge / Speaker Rosen
- Family Affair: Part 2 (1997) ... Ed Koch - The Judge (as Former Mayor Ed Koch)
- The Competition (1996) ... Speaker Rosen
 1996 City Hall
 1995 Run for Cover
The Mayor
 1988 Trading Hearts
Tourist Husband
 1984 Hizzoner! (TV Movie)
Narrator (voice)
 1984 Terrible Joe Moran (TV Movie)
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TV commercial for Biography Channel (2000)

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

The Honorable Edward I. Koch | Edward Koch | Former Mayor Ed Koch | Hon. Edward I. Koch | Mayor Edward I. Koch | Mayor Edward Koch | Mayor Ed Koch | Mayor Edward Kotch | Edward I. Koch Mayor | Edward I. Koch Mayor of the City of New York | Honorable Edward Koch Mayor of New York


6' 2" (1.88 m)

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[advice to Michael Bloomberg] Be yourself. Say what you believe. And don't worry about what people think. See more »


U.S. Representative from New York (17th District 1969-1973, 18th District 1973-1977) See more »

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