Lenny Bruce (1925–1966)


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Lenny Bruce was born Leonard Alfred Schneider on October 13, 1925, in Mineola, Long Island, New York. His British-born father, Myron, was a shoe clerk, his mother, Sadie, was a dancer. Lenny's parents were divorced when he was a child. To support herself and her son, Sadie Schneider pursued a career in show business and sent Lenny to live with ... See full bio »

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(1953)
(1971)
(1954)
Dream Follies Writer
(1954)

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 1971 Thank You Mask Man (Short) (story and narration)
 1967 Lenny Bruce in 'Lenny Bruce' (Documentary)
 1955 The Leather Jacket (Short)
 1954 Dream Follies
 1953 Walking My Baby Back Home (uncredited)
 1953 Dance Hall Racket (original story) / (screenplay)
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Other Works:

Album: "Live at the Curran Theater" (recorded 1961). See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Biographical Movies | 2 Print Biographies | 3 Portrayals | 11 Articles | See more »

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Personal Quote:

The only truly anonymous donor is the guy who knocks up your daughter. See more »

Trivia:

As a major supporting character in the EMMY-winning TV series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017), he is portrayed by Canadian actor Luke Kirby. See more »

Trademark:

His obscene language See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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