Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from American National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 23 April 2021

Rickles, Donlocked

(8 May 1926–6 Apr. 2017)
  • Bruce J. Evensen


Rickles, Don (8 May 1926–6 Apr. 2017), comedian and actor, was born Donald Jay Rickles in the Queens neighborhood of Jackson Heights, the only child of Max Rickles, an insurance salesman who had emigrated from Lithuania, and Etta Feldman Rickles, Don’s biggest booster....

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription