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Overview (4)

Date of Birth 22 December 1924Chester, Pennsylvania, USA
Date of Death 23 March 1970Los Angeles, California, USA  (lung cancer)
Birth NameJoseph Pyne
Nickname Killer Joe

Mini Bio (1)

Joe Pyne was born on December 22, 1924 in Chester, Pennsylvania, USA as Joseph Pyne. He was married to Britt Larsen Pyne. He died on March 23, 1970 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Spouse (2)

Britt Larsen Pyne (1 August 1965 - 23 March 1970) (his death) (1 child)
? (? - ?) (divorced) (2 children)

Trade Mark (1)

To guests and interviewees who irritated him: "Go gargle with razor blades!"

Trivia (4)

Outspoken radio and television talk show host
A Purple Heart recipient from being wounded in a leg at Okinawa. An infection set in and the leg was later amputated.
A self-proclaimed "health nut" but a chain-smoker, he quit smoking on November 29, 1969 at the time of his lung-cancer diagnosis. He said he preferred a cancer death over "turning into a fat neurotic".
He was a night-club MC at Sharkey's Lounge in Kenosha.

Personal Quotes (1)

I think I've run into another nut.

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