- 2,310 ratings
- May 1st 1992
by Touchstone Books
(first published 1965)
- Date of birth: October 13, 1925
- Died: August 03, 1966
- Born: in Mineola, New York, The United States.
- Description: Lenny Bruce, born Leonard Alfred Schneider, was a controversial American stand-up comedian, writer, social critic and satirist of the 1950s and 1960s. His 1964 conviction in an obscenity trial was also controversial, eventually leading to the first posthumous pardon in New York history.