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Bill Murray

Actor/Comedian Bill Murray
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Profession: Actor/Comedian

United States of America

Why Famous: First gained exposure on Saturday Night Live for which he earned an Emmy Award and later went on to star in numerous comedy films, including "Ghostbusters", "Caddyshack", and "Groundhog Day". Also starred in the critically acclaimed "Lost in Translation".

Born: September 21, 1950
Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois, USA
Age: 70 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo

Married Life

  • 1981-01-25 Actor Bill Murray (30) weds Margaret Kelly on Super Bowl Sunday in Las Vegas
  • 1994-01-29 Actor Bill Murray (43) divorces Margaret Kelly after 13 years of marriage
  • 1997-07-04 Actor Bill Murray (46) weds costume designer Jennifer Butler (30)
  • 2008-06-13 Actor Bill Murray (57) divorces costume designer Jennifer Butler (42) due to abuse and infidelity after 10 years of marriage

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