Death of Rodney Dangerfield

November 22, 1921 - October 5, 2004
Beverly Hills, California | Age 82

Comic Rodney Dangerfield dies at age 82
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Rodney Dangerfield knew "I don't get no respect'' was funny when it cracked up New Yorkers, notorious for being tough. From there on out, the one-liner became his catchphrase -- and the pudgy, bug-eyed comic became the perennial loser.

Dangerfield, 82, died Tuesday afternoon at the University of California, Los Angeles, Medical Center, where he had undergone heart surgery in August, said publicist Kevin Sasaki.

After the operation, Sasaki said, the comedian suffered a small...

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