Born and raised in NYC by two immigrants, Don Rickles would go on to be one of the most recognizable faces and voices in American comedy. Rickles started taking dramatic classes after returning from serving the Navy in World War II. He would go on to be close with Frank Sinatra, Clint Eastwood, Lorne Green, and Johnny Carson. Even later in his life he would provide the voice of Mister Potato Head in all 3 Toy Story movies.
Rickles passed away from kidney failure on April 6th, 2017.