John Belushi
Awards Won
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety
Music or Comedy Program
Cause Of Death
Heroin overdose
Schools
College of DuPage
Wheaton Warrenville South High School
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Age
Dec. at 33 (1949-1982)
Credits (Film)
The Blues Brothers
National Lampoon's Animal House
1941
Continental Divide
The Rutles
Goin' South
Neighbors
Tarzoon
Shame of the Jungle
Old Boyfriends
National Lampoon: Lemmings
The Beach Boys: Good Vibrations Tour
Credits (TV)
Saturday Night Live
The Richard Pryor Show
Films Written
The Beach Boys: Good Vibrations Tour
Works Written
National Lampoon Lemmings
Credits
The Blues Brothers
Saturday Night Live
Animal House
1941
Birthdate
1949-01-24
Birthplace
Humboldt Park
Chicago
Illinois
United States of America
Films Acted In
The Blues Brothers
National Lampoon's Animal House
1941
Continental Divide
Goin' South
Neighbors
The Rutles
Tarzoon
Shame of the Jungle
Old Boyfriends
National Lampoon: Lemmings
Nationality
United States of America
Acted In
Saturday Night Live
The Richard Pryor Show
Parents
Adam Belushi
Agnes Samaras
Height
5'7"
Profession
Comedian
Musician
Screenwriter
Actor
Nominated For
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy-Variety Or Music Program
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety
Music or Comedy Program
Primetime Emmy Award For Best Supporting Actor In Comedy- Variety
Variety Or Music

John Belushi

John Adam Belushi (January 24, 1949 – March 5, 1982) was an American comedian, actor, and singer. He was one of the seven original cast members of the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live (SNL). Throughout his career, Belushi had a close personal and artistic partnership with his fellow SNL star Dan Aykroyd, whom he met while they were both working at Chicago's The Second City comedy club.Born in Chicago to Albanian American parents, Belushi started his own successful comedy troupe ... more on Wikipedia

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