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Dick Gregory (I) (1932–2017)


Dick Gregory was born on October 12, 1932 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Richard Claxton Gregory. He was an actor and writer, known for The Hot Chick (2002), ABC Stage 67 (1966) and Reno 911! (2003). He was married to Lillian Gregory. He died on August 19, 2017 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Hot Chick
The Hot Chick Bathroom Attendant
(2002)
ABC Stage 67
ABC Stage 67 Civil Rights Marcher
(1967)
Reno 911!
Reno 911! Blind Panhandler
(2004)
Wonder Showzen
Wonder Showzen Mr. Sun
(2005)

Filmography

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 2017 The Leisure Seeker
Dan Coleman
 2014 Ir/Reconcilable (Short)
Grandpa
 2005 Wonder Showzen (TV Series)
Mr. Sun
- Ocean (2005) ... Mr. Sun
 2004 Reno 911! (TV Series)
Blind Panhandler
- Clementine and Garcia Are Dating (2004) ... Blind Panhandler
- British Law (2004) ... Blind Panhandler
 2002 The Hot Chick
Bathroom Attendant
 1999 Children of the Struggle
Vernon Lee
 1995/I Panther
Rev. Slocum
 1967 ABC Stage 67 (TV Series)
Civil Rights Marcher
- A Time for Laughter: A Look at Negro Humor in America (1967) ... Civil Rights Marcher
 1967 Sweet Love, Bitter
Richie 'Eagle' Stokes
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Show Show Self (115 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (14 credits)

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Other Works:

Album: Wrote the liner notes for John Barbour's comedy album "It's Tough to Be White".

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 3 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Height:

5' 7¾" (1.72 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on Lenny Bruce] This guy is the eighth wonder of the world. You have to go back to Mark Twain to find anything remotely like him. And if they don't kill him or throw him in jail, he's liable to shake up the whole country. See more »

Trivia:

Dick Gregory passed away on August 19, 2017, two months away from what would have been his 85th birthday on October 12. See more »

Nickname:

Greg

Star Sign:

Libra

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