Birth Name: Ron White
Birth Place: Fritch, Texas, USA
Ron White, the cigar-smoking, scotch-drinking stand-up comic best known for his association with the commercially successful Blue Collar Comedy Tour, was born on December 18, 1956 in Fritch, Texas. After serving in the military towards the end of the Vietnam War and working in an oil refinery, he decided to chase his true passion: comedy. After years of toiling at clubs - as well as a brief period where he moved to Mexico and opened a pottery studio - he got his first really big break in 2000 by touring with Jeff Foxworthy, Bill Engvall and Larry the Cable Guy in the "Blue Collar Comedy Tour." A celebration of down-home humor in which White's persona as a suit-wearing red state hipster with ...
Comedy Central Announces Summer, Fall Schedule
Comedian Ron White Is Busy: Has New CD, DVD, Book, TV Special and Animated TV Series On The Way