Obituary of Frank Gorshin

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Frank Gorshin

Frank John Gorshin Jr. (born April 5, 1933 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) was a TV Actor and comedian who was best known for many guest appearances on The Ed Sullivan Show and Tonight Starring Steve Allen. As an actor, he played the Riddler on the live-action TV series “Batman.” Frank died on May 17, 2005 and his death was because of lung cancer including complications of pneumonia and emphysema. He died at age 72.

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Frank Gorshin Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Gorshin, Frank
    • Common Name: Frank Gorshin
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
    • Birth Date: April 05, 1933
    • Age: 72 (at death)
    • Also Known As: The Riddler
    • Occupations: TV Actor, Comedian

    • Net Worth: $1.5 million
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Lays Chips
    • Favorite Color: Lime (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Frank's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Frank John Gorshin Jr.
    • Father: Frank Gorshin Sr.
    • Mother: Frances "Fanny" Gorshin (nèe Prešeren)
    • Brother(s):
      • Herman Gorshin
    • Sister(s):
      • Dottie Roland
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Christina Randazzo (married April 8, 1957-2005, his death)
    • Son(s):
      • Mitchell Gorshin
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Death Notice:

  • Date: May 17, 2005
  • Place: Burbank, California, United States
  • Cause of Death: Lung Cancer (Complications of pneumonia and emphysema)
  • Interment: Buried at Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Pittsburgh, PA

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