Nipsey Russell Biography (1924-)



Born October 13, 1924, in Atlanta, GA. Addresses: AGENT--c/o Norby Walters Associates, 1290 Avenue of the Americas, Suite 264, New York, NY 10019.

As co-host on The Les Crane Show, Nipsey Russell was the first black emcee ona national television program.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Birth Details
October 13, 1924
Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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October 1, 2005: Russell died on October 1, 2005, in Manhattan, New York, of cancer. He was 80. Source: New York Times, www.nytimes.com/2005/10/04/arts/04russell.html, October 4, 2005; CNN.com, www.cnn.com/2005/SHOWBIZ/TV/10/04/obit.russell.ap/index.html, October 4, 2005.October 2, 2005: Russell died on October 2, 2005, in Manhattan, New York, of cancer. He was 80. Source: New York Times, www.nytimes.com/2005/10/04/arts/04russell.html, October 4, 2005; CNN.com, www.cnn.com/2005/SHOWBIZ/TV/10/04/obit.russell.ap/index.html, October 4, 2005.



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