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Bill Hicks

Bill HicksAKA William Melvin Hicks

Born: 16-Dec-1961
Birthplace: Valdosta, GA
Died: 26-Feb-1994
Location of death: Little Rock, AR
Cause of death: Cancer - Pancreatic
Remains: Buried, Magnolia Cemetery, Leakesville, MS

Gender: Male
Religion: Baptist
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Comic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Visionary comedian, met untimely death

Everybody in the comedy world knows that Denis Leary ripped off Bill's act. Even bits from Leary's comedy album No Cure for Cancer (1993) were stolen from Hicks’ Dangerous (1990). The joke goes "Denis Leary became famous because there is No Cure For Cancer". Huge fan of psychedelic mushrooms and UFOs.

Father: Jim Hicks
Mother: Mary Reese
Brother: Steve Hicks
Sister: Lynn Hicks
Girlfriend: Colleen McGarr

    High School: Stratford High School, Houston, TX (1980)
    University: University of Houston
    University: Los Angeles Community College

    Transcendental Meditation
    Risk Factors: Smoking, Alcoholism, Cocaine, LSD, Marijuana, Psilocybin

    FILMOGRAPHY AS ACTOR
    Zeitgeist (1-Jun-2007) · Himself [VOICE]

Official Website:
http://www.billhicks.com/


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