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June 22, 1954
Freddie Prinze (Frederick Karl Pruetzel) was an American
actor and stand-up comedian. He was best known as the star of Chico
and the Man. He is the father of actor Freddie Prinze, Jr.
Popular comic and television actor of the 1970s. Gained wide fame
while playing the role of 'Chico Rodriquez' on TV's "Chico and the
Man" opposite actor Jack Albertson.
Death: January 29, 1977
After the call, Prinze pulled out a gun from the sofa. Business
manager, Marvin "Dusty" Snyder tried to intervene, but Prinze
shot himself in the head, and was rushed to the UCLA Medical Center to
be placed on life support following emergency surgery. Prinze's family
removed him from life support, and he died at 1:00 pm on January 29. He
was only 22 years of age.
Where are they buried?
- Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, California
- Hillside Memorial Park, Culver City, California
- Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills), Los Angeles,