Red Skelton Date of Birth 18 July Vincennes, Indiana, USA Date of Death 17 September Rancho Mirage, California, USA (pneumonia) Birth Name Richard Bernard Skelton Nickname America's Clown Prince The Marcel Marceau of Television
Red Skelton TV Show. If you watch him now, he's still funny. What I appreciate about performers like Red, is that they could make you laugh and keep it clean. To often these days the comedy is based upon the vulgarity of the performer.