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Obituary of Comic Actor Gene Wilder

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Gene Wilder (born on June 11th, 1933) was a Film-Actor best known for his comedic film roles in the 1970s, many of them directed by Mel Brooks. Most notably, the comedy classics "Young Frankenstein", "Blazing Saddles" and "The Producers". Gene died on August 29th, 2016 and his death was because of complications of Alzheimer's disease. He was 83 years old.

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  • Full Name: Wilder, Gene
  • Birth Name: Jerome Silberman
  • Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Birth Date: June 11, 1933
  • Place of Death: Alive
  • Death Date: August 29, 2016-deaths
  • Also Known As: Jerome Silberman
  • Category/Genre: Film-Actor

  • Nationality: American
  • Spouse:
    • Karen Boyer (m. 8 September 1991-August 29, 2016, his death)
    • Gilda Radner (m. 18 September 1984-20 May 1989, her death)
    • Mary Joan Schutz (m. 27 October 1967-div. 24 November 1980)
    • Mary Mercier (m. 1960–div. 1965)
  • Parents:
    • Father: William J. Silberman
    • Mother: Jeanne Silberman (née Baer)
  • Siblings:
  • Children:
    • Katharine Anastasia (adopted daughter, Mary Joan Schutz's)

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Is he dead or alive? Sadl, Mr. Wilder has died.

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This document was last modified on August 31, 2016, at 09:30 AM EST