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Flip Wilson
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Age 64
Birthday 8 December, 1933
Birthplace Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
Died 25 November, 1998
Place of Death Malibu, California, USA
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Nationality American
Occupation Comic
Claim to Fame The Flip Wilson Show
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Flip Wilson (December 8, 1933 – November 25, 1998) was an African American comedian and actor. In the early 1970s, Wilson hosted his own weekly variety series, The Flip Wilson Show. The series earned Wilson a Golden Globe and two Emmy Awards.

Filmography

138 Credits »
1995 The Drew Carey Show Flip Wilson
1985 227 Ed Fulton, Mr. Grant
1985 Charlie & Co. Charlie Richmond
1981 American Playhouse -
1980 The Cheap Detective Eddie Krowder
1979 Skatetown, U.S.A. Harvey Ross
1979 The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh Coach 'Jock' Delaney
1977 The Love Boat Frank Dalton
1976 Pinocchio Fox
1974 Uptown Saturday Night The Reverend
1974 The Six Million Dollar Man Billy Parker, The Prime Minister

Songs

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RankTitleYear*
- Side 2
- Not Much Happening
- Intro
- The Bat 1968
- Ugly Girl 1968
- Paid To Die 1968
- Land Of Opportunity 1968
- Trala 1968
- Dr. Freddie 1968
- The Shadow 1968
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)

Quotes

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You can't expect to hit the jackpot if you don't put a few nickels in the machine.

Awards

10 Awards »
Nominated for 10 Awards | Won 3

In The News

7 Stories »

Lists

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