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September 24, 1948
Phil Hartman was a Canadian-born American Emmy Award-winning
writer as well as an actor, voice actor, comedian and graphic artist.
He first came to widespread attention in the late 1980s and early
1990s for his roles on the sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live,
afterwards going on to motion pictures, frequent roles on the
long-running FOX animated series The Simpsons as fading actor
Troy McClure and as incompetent lawyer Lionel Hutz and a major part as
"Bill McNeal" on the NBC sitcom NewsRadio.
Death: May 28, 1998 (age 49)
On May 28, 1998, Hartman was murdered by his wife Brynn Hartman in
his Encino, Los Angeles County, California home. While Hartman slept,
Brynn entered his bedroom with a revolver and fatally shot him multiple
times, in the head, forearm and neck. She was intoxicated, and had
recently taken cocaine.
Brynn entered the bedroom and committed suicide by shooting herself
once through the temple. She was 40 years old.
Where are they buried?
- Cremated, ashes scattered in The Bahamas
- Cremated, ashes scattered over Santa Catalina's Emerald Bay,
- Forest Lawn Memorial Park , Youngstown, Ohio