TITLE

Famed Comedian Flip Wilson Dies in California

PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
Jet;12/14/98, Vol. 95 Issue 3, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights comedian Flip Wilson, who became the first black host of a long-running, prime-time variety show, in light of his death in late 1998. Career highlights; His real name being Clerow Wilson; Background information; Comments made by Wilson; His bout with cancer; Mention of `The Flip Wilson Show.'
ACCESSION #
1363887

 

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