George Carlin

Stand-up comedian.

Born on May 12, 1937.
Died at the age of 71 on June 22, 2008.
Cause of Death: Heart failure.

George Carlin
He has been dead for 14 years.
If he were still alive today, he would be 86 years old.

People who died in 2008.

Which generation did George Carlin belong to?

George Carlin was a part of the Silent Generation demographic cohort.

"But I thought he was a boomer?!"

George Carlin was not a boomer. The boomer generation started in 1945, whereas he was born in 1937.

That is a 8 year difference!

The "boomer" label is often applied to older people by mistake.

What was he known for?

He was an American stand-up comedian and social critic.

Which star sign was George Carlin?

George Carlin had the star sign Taurus.

Life Path Number.

His Life Path Number was 1.

How tall was he?

George Carlin was around 5 ft 9 inches tall. In centimeters, his height was 174 cm.

Statistically speaking, this means that his height was pretty average. However, some people might have considered him to be short.

See also: Celebrities who are 5 ft 9 inches.

How old would George Carlin be now?

If he were still alive today, he would be 86 years old.

How many years ago did he die?

He died 14 years, 11 months, and 19 days ago.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Wednesday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Sunday.

How long ago did George Carlin die?

He died in June 2008, which was over 14 years ago. More than a decade has passed since his death.

To put that into perspective.

  • A child who was born on the same day that he died would have started high school by now.
  • Since George Carlin's death in 2008, roughly three FIFA World Cups have taken place. Furthermore, around four US presidential elections have been held.
  • George Carlin died before the effects of the global financial crisis of 2008 fully hit.
  • He died before Barack Obama was elected as the President of the United States.
  • Since his death, the United States has had three new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had five new prime ministers.
  • Because he died in 2008, it means that he probably never heard of famous names such as Justin Bieber, Nicki Minaj, Drake, and One Direction.
  • Because his death occurred in June 2008, it means that he never got to see popular movies such as Avatar and The Dark Knight.

Other people who were born around May 12, 1937.

Celebrities and other notable figures who were born around the same time as George Carlin.

Frank Vincent

Actor. Deceased
Born on April 15th, 1937
Star Sign: Aries

George Takei

American actor.
Born on April 20th, 1937
Star Sign: Taurus

Jack Nicholson

Born on April 22nd, 1937
Star Sign: Taurus

Saddam Hussein

Iraqi President. Deceased
Born on April 28th, 1937
Star Sign: Taurus

Morgan Freeman

American actor.
Born on June 1st, 1937
Star Sign: Gemini

Other people who died around June 22, 2008.

Celebrities and other notable figures who died around the same time as George Carlin.

Bernie Mac

Actor / Comedian. Deceased
Died on August 9th, 2008
Died at the age of 50
Star Sign: Libra

People who are taller than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Mesut Özil

German soccer player.
Born on October 15th, 1988
Height: 1.80m / 5 ft 11 inches

Juice Wrld

Rapper. Deceased
Born on December 2nd, 1998
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

Anthony Hopkins

Born on December 31st, 1937
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

Ole Gunnar Solskjær

Soccer manager.
Born on February 26th, 1973
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches


American music producer.
Born on May 19th, 1992
Height: 1.80m / 5 ft 11 inches

Tom Daley

English diver.
Born on May 21st, 1994
Height: 1.77m / 5 ft 10 inches

People who are shorter than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Justin Berfield

Born on February 25th, 1986
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Cheslin Kolbe

Rugby player.
Born on October 28th, 1993
Height: 1.71m / 5 ft 7 inches

Anya Taylor-Joy

Born on April 16th, 1996
Height: 1.69m / 5 ft 7 inches

Harry Houdini

Illusionist. Deceased
Born on March 24th, 1874
Height: 1.68m / 5 ft 6 inches

James Blunt

Born on February 22nd, 1974
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Howie Dorough

Backstreet Boys.
Born on August 22nd, 1973
Height: 1.72m / 5 ft 8 inches

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