Curly Howard

Active - 1933 - 1985  |   Born - Oct 22, 1903 in Brooklyn, New York, United States  |   Died - Jan 18, 1952   |   Genres - Comedy

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  • Accidentally shot himself in the left ankle at age 12.
  • Had his first marriage annulled because his mother disapproved of the union.
  • Modeled famous "woo-woo-woo" sound on a similar gimmick used by comic Hugh Herbert
  • Hated shaving his head because he thought it made him less appealing to women.
  • His last film appearance, Hold That Lion, is the only Three Stooges short to co-star Curly along with his two brothers, Moe and Shemp.
  • Was an avid dog lover, often picking up strays while the Stooges traveled and taking them with him from town to town.