Obituary of David Rakoff

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David Rakoff

David Benjamin Rakoff (born November 27th, 1964 in Montreal, Quebec) was a Writer who was best known for being prose and poetry. David died on August 9th, 2012 and his death was because of cancer. He was 47 years old.

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David Rakoff Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Rakoff, David Benjamin
    • Common Name: David Rakoff
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    • Birth Date: November 27, 1964
    • Age: 47 (at death)
    • Occupation: Writer
    • Nationality: Canadian
    • Favorite Food: Newman's Own Dressing
    • Favorite Color: Yellow (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    David Benjamin's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: David Benjamin Rakoff
    • Father:
    • Mother: Gina Shochat-Rakoff
    • Brother(s):
      • Simon Rakoff (born 1960)
    • Sister(s):
      • Ruth Rakoff
    • Spouse/Partner:
    • Not  Married - Single - Dating?

Death Notice:

Category Tags:

WriterCanadian Born on November 27th Born in 1964 Born in Quebec Died in 2012 Died at age 47 Died from Hodgkin's disease

Quotable Quotes:

"The King Kong roar was a combination of a lion and tiger's roar combined and played backward very slowly. "

"I have never accepted what many people have kindly said, namely that I have inspired the nation. It was the nation and the race dwelling all around the globe that had the lion heart. I had the luck to be called upon to give the roar."

"Let's look at the name 'Father Christmas. It's obviously an Oedipal fantasy. Santa Claus is supposed to come down a chimney, a simulacrum for a vagina. Then he leaves presents, and children are always anxious about what kind. So it's really all about parents engaged in sex, an act that necessarily excludes the kids." (IMDB)

"David Benjamin Rakoff will always be remembered for his brilliant wit, sharp observations, and profound insights on life, art, and the world around us. His unique voice and perspective touched the hearts of many and his legacy will continue to inspire generations to come. (V)"

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