Larry the Cable Guy

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Daniel Lawrence Whitney
  • Birth Place: Pawnee City, NE
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 02/17/1963, Aquarius
  • Profession: Comedian; actor; author
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Larry the Cable Guy Fast Facts:
  • Grew up on a Nebraska pig farm.
  • Father was a part-time preacher, school principal and guitar player for the Everly Brothers.
  • Performed in his first comedy club in 1986, on a dare from friends.
  • Worked in radio as a disc jockey in Missouri.
  • Developed comedic characters, including Larry the Cable Guy, as a call-in guest on various radio stations across the U.S.
  • His trademark "Git-R-Done" was ad-libbed as a sign off for Larry. 
  • Released his first comedy album, Lord, I Apologize, in 2001.
  • Was part of the successful Blue Collar Comedy Tour with Jeff Foxworthy, Bill Engvall and Ron White.
  • Voiced the truck Mater in Pixar's Cars.
  • Formed the philanthropic Git-R-Done Foundation to aid individuals in need and raise money for medical research.
  • In 2011, hosted his own TV show on the History Channel: Only in America with Larry the Cable Guy.
  • Larry the Cable Guy Relationships:
  • Cara Whitney - Wife
  • Wyatt Whitney - Son
  • Debbie Whitney - Sister
  • Tom Whitney - Brother
  • Reagan Whitney - Daughter
  • College:
  • Baptist University of America, Decatur, GA

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