Shandling, Garry

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Shandling, Garry Gender: M
Garry Emmanuel Shandling
born on 29 November 1949 at 12:00 (= 12:00 noon )
Place Chicago, Illinois, 41n51, 87w39
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 07°12' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 02°49 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 26°56'

Garry Shandling
photo: Alan Light, license cc-by-2.0


American actor, writer, comedian, producer and director. He worked in clubs and performed concerts before becoming a "permanent guest host" on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1981-1987). He starred in It's Garry Shandling's Show (1985-1990) and The Larry Sanders Show (1992-1998).

Shandling hosted the Grammy Awards in 1990, 1991, 1993, and 1994. He hosted the Emmy Awards in 2000 and 2004, and co-hosted (giving the opening monologue) in 2003.

Shandling wrote and starred in director Mike Nichols' What Planet Are You From? (2000), and co-starred with Warren Beatty and others in Town & Country (2001).

Shandling, along with co-author David Rensin, wrote Confessions of a Late Night Talk Show Host: The Autobiography of Larry Sanders written in the voice of his alter ego, Larry Sanders.

He died suddenly of pulmonary thrombosis at 11:37 AM on 24 March 2016, at age 66.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Relationship : Begin significant relationship 1987 (Linda Doucett)
  • Relationship : End significant relationship 1994 (Linda Doucett)
  • Death by Disease 24 March 2016 at 11:37 AM in Los Angeles (Pulmonary thrombosis, age 66)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Steinbrecher Collection; Tucson, AZ, also seen.

Death data from death certificate found on TMZ website by Sy Scholfield [1]; copy on file.


  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Heart
  • Family : Relationship : Married late/never (Never)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress (Actor)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Comedy (Comedian)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : TV host/ Personality
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script (Screenwriter, comedy)