Joe Besser bio

Birth Name: Joseph Besser

Occupation: Comedian

Place Of Birth: St. Louis

Date Of Birth: August 12, 1907

Date Of Death: March 1, 1988

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Joe Besser was born on the 12th of August, 1907. He was famous for being a Comedian. Comedian best known for his short-lived role as a member of ‘The Three Stooges.’ In 1949, he appeared in the Abbott and Costello movie Africa Screams.

Joe Besser was born in St. Louis. He grew up with one older brother and seven older sisters and he entered the realm of comedy at age 12. He was a voice-actor for various roles for the hit animation television series ‘Looney Tunes’ who also had roles in The Abbott and Costello Show and The Joey Bishop Show.

Joe Besser was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Joe Besser was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Joseph Besser is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Joe Besser’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Joe Besser’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Joe Besser kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Joe Besser was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Joseph Besser
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Joe Besser was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Joe Besser was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Joe Besser had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Joe Besser’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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