Joey Bishop Is Dead at Eighty-Nine

A great comedian passed away on Wednesday. Joey Bishop was probably most well known as a member of the infamous Rat Pack along with Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis, Jr., and Peter Lawford. But Bishop was also a very talented standup comic and late-night talk show host.

He had been in poor health for quite a while before his death Wednesday night at his home in Newport Beach, California. Bishop was eighty-nine year old.

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  1. I was saddened to hear that — in addition to Joey Bishop’s passing — veteran screen actress Deborah Kerr has also died. Kerr was a big movie star in the ’50s and ’60s […]

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