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Shemp Howard

Shemp Howard's biography

Shemp Howard is 60 years old stage actor born at Brooklyn. He was born on Monday 11th of March 1895. He is often nicknamed as The Forgotten Stooge. According to year of birth 1895 he belongs to Lost Generation. Birthday on 11th of March means he is Pisces. Pisces is a Watery Sign. They are very intuitive people. They are empathic, emotional and highly spiritual in nature.

He is citizen of United States of America. He is an adherent of judaism. His primary profession is to be stage actor. You can know him also as television actor. He is recently known as film actor.

Shemp Howard's dad

Shemp Howard's father's name is Solomon Horwitz.

Shemp Howard's schools

Detailed informations about his schools

  • Like brother Moe Howard, he played hooky from school often and his mother would have to come down and straighten things out. When he graduated grade school, it was said that he did not graduate, but his mother did.
  • As a young man, he attended a trade school to learn to be a plumber. His younger brother Moses (Moe) also attended the trade school and studied to be an electrician.

Shemp Howard's career

His main focus is to be stage actor.

How did Shemp Howard die

He died on on Tuesday 22nd of November 1955 when he was 60 years old at Hollywood. Shemp Howards death was caused by heart attack. It happend like natural causes.

What Shemp Howard has done for a first time

  • His favorite Stooges comedy was Fright Night (1947), his first comedy with The Three Stooges, and which dealt with boxing.
  • Was the second member of the 3 stooges to pass away the first one being curly who passed away 3 years before shemp.
  • Was the first actor to appear in a major motion picture as Sinbad, in Universal's Arabian Nights (1942).

Shemp Howard's quotes

  • Rome wasn't built in a day, and neit'er was Syracuse.
  • There's a thousand reasons why I shouldn't drink... but I can't think of one right now.
  • See also Other Works |  Publicity Listings |  Official Sites

Shemp Howard's body shape

Lets describe how Shemp Howard looks. We will focus on his body shape. Body build is average.