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American actor

Bob Einstein is ...

Born 20 Nov 1942 in Los Angeles
Died 2 Jan 2019 in Indian Wells
Age76 years, 1 month
Bob Einstein
Bob Einstein
Photo of (from left) Bob Einstein, Steven Franken and Robert Hogan from a 1970 television pilot Three for Tahiti. Networks sometimes arranged for special summer programming to replace their regular shows on hiatus; they also aired unsold pilots of shows during this time.

About Bob Einstein

Stewart Robert Einstein (November 20, 1942 – January 2, 2019) was an American actor, comedy writer and producer. He was known for creating and performing the satirical stuntman character Super Dave Osborne. Einstein was also known for his roles as Marty Funkhouser in Curb Your Enthusiasm and Larry Middleman on Arrested Development. Einstein got his start as a writer on several television variety shows, including The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour and The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour. Einstein won two Emmy Awards as a writer and was nominated four other times. He also won a CableACE Award for acting as Super Dave, along with five other nominations. Einstein was the son of radio comedian Harry Einstein, and the older brother of fellow actor and comedian Albert Brooks.

He is also known as Stewart Robert Einstein, Robert Einstein, Stewart Bob Einstein, Stuart Robert Einstein and Stuart Bob Einstein.


Einstein died on January 2, 2019, shortly after being diagnosed with cancer. He was 76.