BirthdayJanuary 24, 1949
BirthplaceChicago, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About John Belushi

    Full name: John Belushi
    Also known as: John Belushi, Belushi, John
    Professions: Actor, Writer, Soundtrack
    Residence: New York City, New York, U.S.
    Occupation: Actor, comedian, musician

  2. John Belushi Measurements

    Height: 5' 8" (1.73 m)

  3. John Belushi Known for

    The Blues Brothers (1980), Saturday Night Live (1975), Animal House (1978), 1941 (1979)

  4. John Belushi Death information

    Died: Friday, 5th of March, 1982 (Age: 33)
    Death cause: Accidental overdose

  5. John Belushi Biography

    John Adam Belushi (/bəˈluːʃi/; January 24, 1949 – March 5, 1982) was an American comedian, actor, and musician. He is best known for his "intense energy and raucous attitude" which he displayed as one of the original cast members of the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live, in his role in the film Animal House and in his recordings and performances as one of the The Blues Brothers.During his career he had a close personal and artistic partnership with fellow SNL actor and writer Dan Aykroyd whom he met while they were both working at Chicago's Second City comedy club.Belushi died on the morning of March 5, 1982 in Hollywood, California at the Chateau Marmont, after being injected with and accidentally overdosing on a mixture of cocaine and heroin (a "speedball") at the age of 33. He was posthumously honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, on April 1, 2004.

  6. John Belushi Family

    Spouse: Judith Jacklin Belushi
    Parents: Adam Belushi, Agnes Belushi, Adem Belushi, Agnesa Belushi, Adam and Agnes Belushi

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