96 (passed away Oct. 30th, 2015)
Jun. 24th, 1919
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Albert Francis Molinaro, known as Al Molinaro, was an American actor. He was known for his television sitcom roles as Al Delvecchio on Happy Days and Joanie Loves Chachi and as Murray Greshler on The Odd Couple.
- In 1987, he and fellow _"Happy Days" (1974)_ (qv) cast member 'Anson Williams' (qv) opened a chain of dinners, in the Midwest called Big Al's.
- Began his role as Murray (the policeman) on _"The Odd Couple" (1970)_ (qv) by poking his nose through a doorway, prior to walking in. His nose, by itself, got so many laughs it changed the flow of the scene. Murray was an instant hit with fans, and Molinaro became an "overnight success" after years of struggling in the entertainment business.
- His boyhood home is 2417 53rd Street in Kenosha's "Old West Side" neighborhood.
- Father of one son.
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