Shemp Howard

Shemp Howard

Name Shemp Howard
Profession Movie Actor
Date of Birth 1895-03-11
Place of Birth New York City, NY
Age 60 yrs
Death Date 1955-11-22
Birth Sign Pisces

About Shemp Howard

Actor best known for his performances with Larry Fine and his brother Moe Howard as a member of the Three Stooges. He left the Stooges in the early 1930s but rejoined in the late ’40s.

Early Life Experience of Shemp Howard

He and Moe began their comedy career in blackface, as characters in a sketch they called “Howard and Howard-A Study In Black.”

Trivia Info

After he quit the Three Stooges, he was replaced by his brother Curly. He then rejoined after Curly suffered a stroke in 1946.

Family Life and Relationship

He had a son named Morton with his wife Gertrude Frank.

Close Associates

He appears as a bartender in the 1940 W.C. Fields film The Bank Dick.