John Belushi

John Adam Belushi (1949 - 1982)

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John Adam Belushi
Born in Chicago, Illinoismap
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Brother of [private sibling (1950s - unknown)], [private sibling (1950s - unknown)] and [private brother (1950s - unknown)]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Los Angeles, Californiamap
Profile last modified | Created 22 Feb 2015
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Categories: Comedians | Actors | Hollywood Walk of Fame | American Notables.


John Belushi is Notable.

John was born in 1949. John Belushi ... He passed away in 1982. [1]

Belushi's mother, Agnes Demetri (Samaras), was the daughter of Albanian immigrants, and his father, Adam Anastos Belushi, was an Albanian immigrant from Qytezë.[3] Born in Humboldt Park, a neighborhood on the West Side of Chicago, Illinois. He had three siblings: younger brothers Billy and Jim, and sister Marian.

Judith Jacklin, an associate producer for The National Lampoon Radio Hour, and Belushi were married in New York on December 31, 1976. Belushi died on the morning of March 5, 1982 at the age of 33 in Hollywood, California, specifically at the Chateau Marmont, after being injected with a mixture of cocaine and heroin, known as a "speedball", which led to combined drug intoxication. He was posthumously honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, on April 1, 2004.


  1. First-hand information as remembered by Maureen Rosenfeld, Sunday, February 22, 2015. Replace this citation if there is another source.

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