Don Rickles Overview

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Born: May 08, 1926

To anyone growing up and watching TV in the '60s, this New York City native was a god. Rickles showed up in everything worth watching from The Twilight Zone, Get Smart and The Beverly Hillbillies to The Munsters, Gilligan's Island and I Dream of Jeannie. In the 1980s and 1990s he was found on two must-see shows—Newhart and The Larry Sanders Show. Although it was Rodney Dangerfield who made his trademark line "I can't get no respect," that line could easily be applied to Rickles as well... See All


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