facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
Headlines

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, Dec. 6, 2013.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2011.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007.
By United Press International

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2006.
By United Press International

Have no fear, Jason Lee is here

LOS ANGELES, April 27 (UPI) -- NBC's "My Name is Earl" star, Jason Lee, is getting ready to play another kind of "Underdog."

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Dec. 6, the 340th day of 2005 with 25 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Monday, Dec. 6, the 341st day of 2004 with 25 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Saturday, Dec. 6, the 340th day of 2003 with 25 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Friday, Dec. 6, the 340th day of 2002 with 25 to follow.
By United Press International

People

ANGELINA JOLIE BURNING MORE BRIDGES?
DENNIS DAILY, United Press International

Entertainment Today: Showbiz news

WHAT WERE THEY THINKING?
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Dec. 6, the 340th day of 2001 with 25 to follow.
By United Press International
Wiki

Wallace Maynard Cox (December 6, 1924 – February 15, 1973) was an American comedian and actor, particularly associated with the early years of television in the United States.

Cox was born in Detroit, Michigan. When he was 10, he moved with his divorced mother, mystery author Eleanor Atkinson, and a younger sister to Evanston, Illinois, where he became close friends with a neighborhood child, Marlon Brando. Cox's family moved frequently, eventually to Chicago, Illinois, then New York City, then back to Detroit, where he graduated from Denby High School.

During World War II Cox and his family returned to New York City, where he attended City College of New York. He next spent four months in the Army, and on his discharge attended New York University. He supported his invalid mother and sister by making and selling jewelry in a small shop and at parties, where he started doing comedy monologues. These would lead to regular performances at nightclubs such as the Village Vanguard, beginning in December 1948.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Wally Cox."
Most Popular
1
Next-generation space suits will be like second skin Next-generation space suits will be like second skin
2
Prince William to step in for Kate Middleton after she cancels Malta tour Prince William to step in for Kate Middleton after she cancels Malta tour
3
Lana Del Rey cancels European tour due to illness Lana Del Rey cancels European tour due to illness
4
The days of texting and driving are over with this new device
5
Ellen Pompeo posts 'Orange is the New Black'-inspired photo Ellen Pompeo posts 'Orange is the New Black'-inspired photo
x
Feedback