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Born: July 22, 1947 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Cast ...


father: Harry Einstein. Comedian, actor. Born in 1904; died in 1958; best known for his Greek dialect character Parkyarkarkus; appeared in "Strike Me Pink" (1936), "New Faces of 1937" (1937), "Night Spot" (1938), "Sweethearts of the U.S.A." (1944), "Out of This World" (1945), and "Earl Carroll's Vanities" (1945); had Paget's disease, a rare spinal cord problem, but died of a heart attack at a Friars Club banquet roast of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz.
mother: Thelma Einstein. Former actor. Born c. 1912; met husband shooting "New Faces of 1937".
brother: Clifford Einstein. Advertising executive. Older; came up with unique trailer for "Mother" which played before showings of "Mission: Impossible" in 1996.
brother: Bob Einstein. Stuntman, writer, performer. Played a sporting-goods salesman in brother's "Modern Romance" (1981).
son: Jacob Eli Brooks. Born on October 1, 1998; mother, Kimberly Brooks.
daughter: Claire Elizabeth Brooks. Born on March 27, 2000; mother, Kimberly Brooks.

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