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Slappy White (1921–1995)

Slappy White was born on September 20, 1921 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Melvin White. He was an actor, known for Amazon Women on the Moon (1987), Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Redd Foxx (1976) and Amazing Grace (1974). He was married to La Vern Baker. He died on November 7, 1995 in Brigantine, New Jersey, USA. See full bio »

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Amazon Women on the Moon
Amazon Women on the Moon Himself (segment "Roast Your Loved One")
Amazing Grace
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 1995 Fudge (TV Series)
- Play It Again, Dad (1995) ... Sam
 1995 Cybill (TV Series)
Man in Nursing Home
- See Jeff Jump, Jump, Jeff, Jump! (1995) ... Man in Nursing Home (uncredited)
 1993 The John Larroquette Show (TV Series)
- This Is Not a Step (1993) ... Slappy
 1992 Mr. Saturday Night
 1991 The Royal Family (TV Series)
Shag Robinson
- New Beginnings (1991) ... Shag Robinson
 1979 My Buddy (TV Movie)
 1974 That's My Mama (TV Series)
Blainey Carter
- Song and Dance Man (1974) ... Blainey Carter
 1974 Amazing Grace
Forthwith Wilson
 1972 Sanford and Son (TV Series)
- The Puerto Ricans Are Coming! (1972) ... Melvin
- The Return of the Barracuda (1972) ... Melvin
- TV or Not TV (1972) ... Melvin
- The Barracuda (1972) ... Melvin
- Coffins for Sale (1972) ... Melvin
 1972 Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (TV Series)
Cameo Appearance
- Episode #5.17 (1972) ... Cameo Appearance
 1970 The Man from O.R.G.Y.
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The trouble with unemployment is that the minute you wake up in the morning, you're on the job.


Performed briefly with the circus at age 14. See more »

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