Mitzi Shore Death
Mitzi passed away on April 11, 2018 at the age of 87 in Los Angeles, California, United States.
When did Mitzi Shore die?April 11, 2018
How old was Mitzi Shore when died?87
Where did Mitzi Shore die? What was the location of death?Los Angeles, California, United States
Mitzi Shore Birthday and Date of Death
Mitzi Shore was born on July 25, 1930 and died on April 11, 2018. Mitzi was 87 years old at the time of death.
Birthday: July 25, 1930
Date of Death: April 11, 2018
Age at Death: 87
Mitzi Shore - Biography
Mitzi Shore (née Saidel) (born July 25, 1930) was an American comedy club owner. She founded the Los Angeles comedy club, The Comedy Store in 1972 and became owner two years later. Through the club, she has had a huge influence on the careers of up-and-coming comedians for decades. Now-famous comedians like Robin Williams, Freddie Prinze, Jay Leno, David Letterman, Chevy Chase, Sam Kinison, Marc Maron, Andrew Dice Clay, and Jim Carrey have all worked at the Comedy Store for Mitzi Shore. Mitzi also founded Comedy Channel Inc. in 1982.
Shore was born Mitzi Lee Saidel on July 25, 1930, in Menominee, Michigan.[n 1] She was the daughter of a traveling salesman, and grew up near Green Bay, Wisconsin. She attended Green Bay East High School. Shore was educated at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, she studied art but left to marry Sammy Shore after meeting him in 1950.
Her marriage with Sammy Shore lasted from 1950 until it ended in divorce in 1974. The couple had four children: Peter, Scott, actor Pauly and daughter Sandy.
Shore died in Los Angeles on April 11, 2018, at the age of 87. She suffered from Parkinson's disease in her later years.