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Actor who starred in The Wiz and was popular as a panelist on several TV game shows including: Match Game, Hollywood Squares, and Pyramid.
He was born with the name Julius grew up in Atlanta, Georgia.
How did Nipsey Russell die?
|Cause of death||Assassination|
|Age of death||87 years|
|Birthday||September 15, 1918|
|Death date||October 2, 2005|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
I used to say, ‘We’ve always had integration in the South… we just want it now in the daytime.Nipsey Russell
Divorces are getting so common that a woman I know doesn’t bother getting a new marriage license. They just punch her old one and give her a transfer. You can’t teach an old dog new tricks – so she keeps changing dogs.Nipsey Russell
The great part of appearing on game shows is that when you answer a question the camera takes a close-up of you every time. You get more close-ups than in a movie, and that’s terrific for audience identification. The people have to see you to like you.Nipsey Russell
New York can be any city it wants to be.Nipsey Russell
If you see me on the street, don’t just say, ‘There goes Nipsey.’ Walk over and say, ‘Hello Nipsey,’ and give me a warm slap on the back and hand me a few dollars.Nipsey Russell