George Denis Patrick Carlin (May 12, 1937 – June 22, 2008) je ara Amerika alawada ori itage, ayewo awujo, osere ati olukowe, to gba Ebun grammy marun fun awon awo awada re.[23]

George Carlin
Carlin in Trenton, New Jersey on April 4, 2008
Orúkọ àbísọGeorge Denis Patrick Carlin
Ìbí(1937-05-12)Oṣù Kàrún 12, 1937
New York City, New York, U.S.
AláìsíJune 22, 2008(2008-06-22) (ọmọ ọdún 71)
Santa Monica, California, U.S.
MediumStand-up, television, film, books, radio
Years active1956–2008
GenresCharacter comedy, observational comedy, Insult comedy, wit/word play, satire/political satire, black comedy, surreal humor, sarcasm, blue comedy
Subject(s)American culture, American English, everyday life, atheism, recreational drug use, death, philosophy, human behavior, American politics, parenting, children, religion, profanity, psychology, Anarchism, race relations, old age, pop culture, self-deprecation, childhood, family
Ipa lọ́dọ̀Danny Kaye,[1][2] Jonathan Winters,[2] Lenny Bruce,[3][4] Richard Pryor,[5] Jerry Lewis,[2][5] Marx Brothers,[2][5] Mort Sahl,[4] Spike Jones,[5] Ernie Kovacs,[5] Ritz Brothers[2] Monty Python[5]
Ipa lóríChris Rock,[6] Jerry Seinfeld,[7] Bill Hicks, Jim Norton, Sam Kinison, Louis C.K.,[8] Bill Cosby,[9] Lewis Black,[10] Jon Stewart,[11] Stephen Colbert,[12] Bill Maher,[13] Denis Leary, Patrice O'Neal,[14] Adam Carolla,[15] Colin Quinn,[16] Steven Wright,[17] Mitch Hedberg,[18] Russell Peters,[19] Jay Leno,[20] Ben Stiller,[20] Kevin Smith[21]
SpouseBrenda Hosbrook
(August 5, 1961 — May 11, 1997) (her death) 1 child
Sally Wade (June 24, 1998 — June 22, 2008) (his death)[22]
Notable works and rolesClass Clown
"Seven Words You Can Never Say on Television"
Mr. Conductor
in Shining Time Station
in Thomas and Friends
HBO television specials
George O'Grady
in The George Carlin Show
Rufus in Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure and Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey
Ìtọwọ́bọ̀wéGeorge Carlin Signature.svg
Àdàkọ:Infobox comedian awards


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  21. Smith, Kevin (2008-06-23). "‘A God Who Cussed’". Newsweek. Retrieved 2008-07-27. 
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