Full Name: John Candy
Profession: Actor and Comedian
Why Famous: Rose to fame as a member of the Toronto branch of The Second City, and through his appearances in comedy films, including "Cool Runnings" and "Spaceballs". Perhaps best known as Del Griffith, the loquacious salesman in "Planes, Trains and Automobiles".
- 1979-04-28 Actor and comedian John Candy (28) weds Rosemary Margaret Hobor at St. Basil's Church in Toronto, Canada