Paul Lynde was an American actor, television personality and comedian known for playing leading roles in films such as 1963'sBye Bye Birdie and 1965's Beach Blanket Bingo. On television, he was known for playing the character Uncle Arthur on the popular
sitcom fantasy series Bewitched.
He was born to Sylvia Bell and Hoy Lynde. He had three brothers, including Cordon, who lost his life in World War II. He never got married nor had
His homosexuality was known by many despite the fact that he never publicly stated that he was gay.
In addition to his battle with alcohol and substance abuse, he also had problems with his weight.
He was found dead in his bedroom in 1982. According to the coroner, his death was caused by a heart attack.
Food was a constant topic of conversation in our household.Paul Lynde
I don't know who the hell Paul Lynde is, or why he's funny, and I prefer it to be a mystery to me.Paul Lynde
I sang in the choir for years, even though my family belonged to another church.Paul Lynde
I was obsessed with being rich and famous.Paul Lynde
I wish I had the nerve not to tip.Paul Lynde
If I ever completely lost my nervousness I would be frightened half to death.Paul Lynde
Learning lines is on my mind until I do know them. I'll read the paper or paint the house to keep from starting to memorize. I've never found an easy way.Paul Lynde
My dad was a ham, too. He could sell those women anything. Of all his sons, I was the only one he could trust to sell as well as he could. I was proud of that.Paul Lynde
Politicians... talk in generalities and lies, and I think they've caused all our grief. They're so awful, they're really funny. I hate thinking this because my dad loved politics.Paul Lynde
Sandwiches are wonderful. You don't need a spoon or a plate!Paul Lynde
The whole romantic part of my life was a wipeout. I didn't even own a belt.Paul Lynde
was a famous American actor,
who was born on
June 13, 1926. As a person born on this date, Paul Lynde is listed in our database as the 19th
most popular celebrity for the day (June 13) and the 33rd most popular for the year (1926).
People born on June 13
fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins.
Paul Lynde is the 597th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Paul Lynde's birthday, Paul Lynde is the 3840th most famous American.
In general, Paul Lynde ranks as the 6994th
most popular famous person, and the 1277th most popular actor of all time.
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