Lawrence Paul Harmon, born on January 2, 1925 and died on July 3, 2008, better known by his stage name as Bozo the clown (Larry Harmon or Lawrence Weiss). He is a famous personality in his own rights, having pursued a modeling career in his youth.
Lawrence Harmon Bio:
|Full Name:||Lawrence Paul Harmon|
|Stage Name:||Bozo the clown|
|Date Of Birth:||January 2, 1925|
|Education:||University of Southern California|
|Children:||Angie Harmon, Jeff Harmon|
|Net Worth||$13 million|
|Wife:||Daphne Demar ( Mother of Angie Harmon)|
Early Life And Education
Lawrence Harmon was born on January 2, 1925, in Toledo, Ohio, but he grew up in Cleveland.
He returned from the World War II which he served as a private in the army to become a doctor.
But he met entertainer AI Jolson, and the man change his mind to become a doctor of laughter.
According to Harmon’s autobiography, The Man Behind the Nose, Jolson told him, “Being a doctor of medicine is honorable, but you’ll touch so many more lives as a doctor of laughter!”
Lawrence Harmon attended the University of Southern California, and majored in theater and function in the Spirit of Troy marching band.
After attending a casting call in the late 1940s, he began making the first of thousands of appearances as Bozo the Clown.
In the late 1950s, Lawrence Harmon had licensed local Bozo television shows in nearly every major U.S. market, and also other countries.
Also also produced aseries of Bozo animated cartoons and intended to performed with a life action show using Bozo’s voice as himself.
On New Year’s Day in 1996, Lawrence Harmon appeared in the Rose parade in Pasadena, California dressed as Bozo for the first time in ten years.
He wrote an autobiography titled The Man Behind the Nose: Assassins, Astronauts, Cannibals, and Other Stupendous Tales, published in 2010 by Igniter Books.
Lawrence Harmon married to different 4 wives and have 4 children.
He is the father to Jeff Harmon a filmaker also Angie Harmon who was born in August 10, 1972.
Angie Harmon rose to fame dramatically, first as a model and then as an actress after being discovered by David Hasselhoff.
Angie Harmon grew up following in the footsteps of her Parents Lawrence Paul Harmon and Daphne Demar who were once models.
On July 3, 2008, Harmon died of congestive heart failure in his home in Los Angeles, California.
He is buried in Mount Sinai Memorial Park Cemetery in Los Angeles.
Harmon has 50 posts; 89 followers; 290 following on Instagram – (@lawrence_harmon).
He has 299 Following · 48 Followers on Twitter – @LawrenceHarmon9.
Lawrence Harmon Net Worth
Lawrence Harmon the father of Angie Harmon had an estimated net worth of about $13 million.