Comedian Soupy Sales died on October 22, 2009, while in hospice care in the Bronx, New York. Sales had been battling cancer, and had entered Calvary Hospice the week before his death. He was 83 years old.
During his long career in show business, Sales hosted his own popular television show, appeared on Broadway and was a guest on several other popular TV shows and game shows.
1. Full name: Milton Supman
2. Born: January 8, 1926
3. Birth place: Franklinton, North Carolina
4. Died: October 22, 2009
5. Suffered from cancer
6. Hosted the TV show Lunch with Soupy Sales; show later became known as The Soupy Sales Show http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/wire...2
7. Also guested as a panelist on the game show What's My Line? http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment...1
8. Known for his pie-throwing antics