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Andy Kaufman Birth: Jan.

Andy Kaufman Birth: Jan. 17, 1949 Death: May 16, 1984 Burial: Beth David Cemetery Elmont Nassau County New York, USA Plot: Section 1 Block 4 (One 4) (between Brandeis/Cardozo) Temple Ahavath Sholom of Flatbush In the Fall of 1983 Andy Kaufman, a non-smoker/drinker/drug user, was diagnosed with a rare and deadly form of lung cancer known as 'Large Cell Carcinoma'.