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Gary Coleman

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Biography:
Birth Name: Gary Coleman
Born: 02/08/1968
Birth Place: Zion, Illinois, USA
Death Place: Provo, Utah, USA
Died: 05/28/2010

Born on Feb. 8, 1968 in Zion, IL, a small city on the shores of Lake Michigan, 40 miles south of Chicago, Coleman was raised by his adoptive parents, Willie, who worked for a pharmaceutical company, and Sue, a nurse. By the time he was five years old, Coleman suffered from Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis, a congenital kidney defect that resulted in three operations and permanently stunting his growth, leaving him standing at 4'8" for the rest of his life. But his short stature worked to his advantage when he began appearing in Chicago-area commercials - at nine years old, Coleman could pass for five. In 1978, he auditioned for a television revival of "The Little Rascals." Though the proje...

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Albums:

Sweet & Sour


Popular Movies:

An American Carol

The Great Buck Howard

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Church Ball

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Dirty Work

S.F.W.

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