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Fast Facts

  • Was a class clown in high school who made his accounting teacher laugh so hard she couldn't teach. She eventually made a deal with him: let her teach and he could have the last five minutes of every class to do his schtick.
  • Became interested in stand-up after a neighbor lent him videotapes of Richard Pryor, Eddie Murphy and George Carlin.
  • Moved to Las Vegas after high school. 
  • Ran his own comedy show in Las Vegas for 10 years.
  • Received a standing ovation after his first appearance on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno.

Relationships

  • Rowena Cook — Sister
  • Gemma Herbert — Sister

College

  • Attended the University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV

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Details

  • Birth Name: Joseph Glenn Herbert
  • Birth Place: Tacoma, WA
  • Birthday: June 2, 1971, Gemini
  • Profession: Comedian
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