Jonathan Winters

 

 

Age: 87

 

Summary: comedian and actor whose improvisations and misfits characterizations inspired the likes of Robin Williams and other comic actors, but who was a pioneer of improvisational standup comedy with an exceptional gift for mimicry, a grab bag of eccentric personalities, and a bottomless reservoir of creative energy, including facial contortions, sound effects, tall tales, and also one of his most popular characterizations as Maudie Frickert.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: November 11, 1925

 

Died: April 11, 2013

 

Location: Montecito, California