Vaughn Meader

Comedian and Musician Vaughn Meader

Profession: Comedian and Musician

United States of America

Biography: Famous for his impersonation of John F. Kennedy, his 1962 comedy album The First Family became the fastest-selling record in history at the time, with more than a million copies a week sold at its height.

Meader faded into obscurity after Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963.

Born: March 20, 1936
Birthplace: Waterville, Maine, USA

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces

Died: October 29, 2004 (aged 68)
Cause of Death: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Historical Events

  • 1962-12-15 Vaughn Meader's "1st Family" album goes #1 & stays #1 for 12 weeks