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Andy Kaufman (1949-1984) was just 35 when he died of lung cancer.

Andy Kaufman (1949-1984) was just 35 when he died of lung cancer. Beloved for the character of Latka Gravas in Taxi, he was a popular and eccentric American entertainer, actor and performance artist. While often referred to as a comedian, Kaufman did not consider himself to be one.