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Don Rickles

8 May 1926 to 6 April 2017

An American actor and comedian famed for his insult humour, Rickles got his break performing for Frank Sinatra before finding mainstream success on Johnny Carson’s The Tonight Show. As an actor he notably starred in Kelly’s Heroes (1970) and Casino (1995), and provided the voice of Mr Potato Head in the Toy Story trilogy (1995-2010). 

Read Don Rickles's Guardian obituary here