Comedian Fred Travalena Dies at Age 66

posted 2009-06-29 11:35:27 by jill

Comedian Fred Travalana succumbed to cancer at the age of 66, CNN reports

Diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in 2002 and prostate cancer in 2003, Travalena went into remission. However the cancer returned in 2008.
The comedian was known as "The Man of a Thousand Faces," for his numerous celebrity impressions including Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Bob Hope. He's also appeared regularly on 'The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson.'