John Belushi January 24,1949–March 5, 1982) was a comedian, actor, and musician best known for his "intense energy and raucous attitude" which he displayed as one of the original cast members of Saturday Night Live, in his role in the film "Animal House" and in his recordings and performances as one of The Blues Brothers. He died at the Chateau Marmont (Hollywood), after being injected with, and accidentally overdosing on, a mixture of cocaine and heroin (a "speedball") at the age of 33.
John Belushi (1/24/49 - 3/5/82) American comedian, actor, and musician. He is best known as one of the original cast members of the hit NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live. He was the older brother of James "Jim" Belushi.
born 1949 Belushi died on March 5, 1982 in Hollywood, California after overdosing on a mixture of cocaine and heroin (a 'speedball') at the age of 33. He was posthumously honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, on April 1, 2004.