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Avery Schreiber (April 9, 1935 - January 7, 2002) was an American comedian. April 9 is the 99th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (100th in leap years). ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... January 7 is the seventh day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ...


Avery was a veteran of stage, TV and film. He started his career in Chicago at the Goodman Theatre. He joined The Second City and later teamed with Jack Burns to form the comedy team of Burns and Schreiber. They recorded several comedy albums and appeared on numerous television shows. Flag Seal Nickname: The Windy City Motto: Urbs In Horto (Latin: City in a Garden), I Will Location Location in Chicagoland and northern Illinois Coordinates , Government Country State Counties United States Illinois Cook, DuPage Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 606. ... The Second City is a long-running improvisational comedy troupe based in the Old Town neighborhood of Chicago, with offshoot troupes in other cities, most notably Toronto. ... Jack Burns (born November 15, 1933) is an American comedian. ...


Schreiber is remembered for his many Doritos ads, as well as his appearances in classic television shows. He was easily recognizable for his trademark bushy moustache, curly hair, and comedic reactions. In 1965, Schreiber played the role of Captain Manzini on My Mother The Car, starring Jerry Van Dyke. New Doritos packaging Nacho Cheesier Doritos (old style) Mexican Nacho Flavored Doritos, Israel (old style) Cool American Flavored Doritos found in Amsterdam. ... My Mother the Car was an American television situation comedy which aired for a single season on NBC between September 14, 1965 and September 6, 1966. ... Jerry Van Dyke (born July 27, 1931, in Danville, Illinois) is an American comedian and actor. ...


Schreiber was a regular guest star on Chico and the Man, starring Freddie Prinze and Jack Albertson. He was also a frequent star on the game show Match Game and a guest in a first-season episode of The Muppet Show. Chico and the Man was an American sitcom which ran on NBC from September 13, 1974 to July 21, 1978, starring Jack Albertson as Ed Brown (The Man), the cantankerous owner of a run down garage in an East Los Angeles barrio, and introducing Freddie Prinze as Chico Rodriguez, an... Freddie Prinze Freddie Prinze (June 22, 1954 – January 29, 1977) was an American stand-up comedian and actor. ... Jonathan Jack Albertson (June 16, 1907 - November 25, 1981) was considered a complete entertainer from the old school. ... Match Game was a long-running American television game show in which contestants teamed with celebrities trying to answer fill-in-the-blank questions. ... The Muppet Show was a television program featuring a cast of Muppets (diverse hand-operated puppets, typically with oversized eyes and large moving mouths) produced by Jim Henson and his team from 1976 to 1981. ...


In 1994, Schreiber suffered a heart attack, which was brought upon by his diabetes. Though he survived triple bypass surgery, he never fully recovered. A myocardial infarction occurs when an atherosclerotic plaque slowly builds up in the inner lining of a coronary artery and then suddenly ruptures, totally occluding the artery and preventing blood flow downstream. ... This article is about the disease that features high blood sugar. ...


Schreiber died of a fatal heart attack on January 7, 2002, aged 66. He was residing in Los Angeles at the time of his death. January 7 is the seventh day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... Flag Seal Nickname: City of Angels Location Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates , Government State County California Los Angeles County Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,290. ...


In 2003, the Avery Schreiber Theatre was founded in North Hollywood, California.


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Avery Schreiber - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (260 words)
Avery Schreiber (April 9, 1935 - January 7, 2002) was an American comedian.
Schreiber is remembered for his many Doritos ads, as well as his appearances in classic television shows.
Schreiber then died of a fatal heart attack on January 7, 2002, aged 66.
NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Avery Schreiber (1243 words)
Schreiber is remembered for his many Doritos ads, as well as his apperances in classic television shows.
Schreiber was also a regular guest star on Chico and The Man starring Freddie Prinze and Jack Albertson.
Avery was also a regular guest star on Chico and The Man starring Freddie Prinze and Jack Albertson.
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