John Belushi vs Bill Murray

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Comedian, Actor, Musician
American actor
Net worth 2018
$140 Million
Musicians
Industry
Film & Theater Personalities
Humboldt Park
Residence
Wilmette, Illinois, U.S.
United States
Country
United States
24/01/1949
BirthDay
21/09/1950
March 5, 1982
Died On
Height
1.88 m
College of DuPage, University of Wisconsin–Whitewater, Wheaton Warrenville South High School, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Education
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
1982

John Belushi died on March 5, 1982 due to a drug overdose in a room of the Chateau Marmont Hotel in Hollywood

1981

He also starred in the film ‘Continental Divide’ in 1981

1979

In 1979, John Belushi starred in the Steven Spielberg films ‘1941’ and followed it up with films like ‘The Blues Brothers’ the following year and ‘Neighbors’ in the year after that

1978

John Belushi made his foray into the big screen with the release of three films in 1978

1976

John Belushi got married to Judith Jacklin in 1976 after having been in a relationship for some years

1975

John Belushi appeared in successful movies and was also the member of a music band; however his most important and iconic work was for the television show ‘Saturday Night Live’ for four years starting from 1975

1972

In 1972, they produced a parody version of the iconic music festival Woodstock and the following year Belushi wrote, directed and acted in the radio programme ‘The National Lampoon Radio Hour’

1971

In 1971, he got his big break when he got an offer from ‘The Second City’ to become a member of their cast and his career trajectory took a considerable upturn

1970

Belushi was awarded his associate degree in the year 1970 but he had already found his calling as a comic

1949

John Adam Belushi was born on January 24, 1949 to Adam Anastos Belushi and Agnes Demetri in Humboldt Park area in the city of Chicago, Illinois

2014

He will be seen starring alongside Johnny Depp and Jude Law in Wes Anderson’s next film ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’, which is set to release in 2014

2012

In 2012, he took up the role of President Franklin D

2011

This famous actor won the Pro-Am championship at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am in 2011, when he played with tournament champion D

2008

After a break from acting, he appeared in a notable role in the movie ‘City of Ember’ in 2008

2007

for Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival on July 28, 2007

2004

In 2004, he worked in Wes Anderson’s ‘The Aquatic Life’

2001

Once he decided to take up dramatic roles, his career started sky-rocketing with roles in ‘Wild Things’, ‘Cradle Will Rock’, ‘Hamlet’, and in the 2001 critically acclaimed movie ‘The Royal Tenenbaums’

1999

In 1999, he wrote a semi-autobiographic book ‘Cinderella Story: My Life in Golf’, explaining his love for the game of golf

1990

The early 1990s saw him act in movies such as ‘What About Bob?’ and ‘Groundhog Day’

1986

He took time off from movies, except for a cameo appearance in ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ in 1986, to be with his family and to study philosophy and history at the Sorbonne

1984

In 1984, he made a deal with Columbia Pictures to star in ‘Ghostbusters’

1981

In 1981, he married Margaret Kelly on Super Bowl Sunday

1980

In 1980, he restored his image as an actor with the cult classic ‘Caddyshack’

1979

In 1979, he landed his first movie role in the box-office hit, ‘Meatballs’

1975

In 1975, he was cast in the short-lived ABC variety show, Saturday Night Live

1970

In 1970, he was arrested at Chicago's O'Hare Airport for trying to smuggle cannabis

1925

They had a marriage ceremony later in church with family on March 25th