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Full Name: Richie Tienken
(1945-2021) Comedian, author. Richie Tienken was born in Manhattan, New York, and died in Ridgewood, New Jersey.
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1945 New York County
Richard John Tienken was born in Manhattan, New York, on June 11, 1945. 
1976 New York County
Mr. Tienken was a founder of the Manhattan comedy club the Comic Strip which opened in 1976. 
1975 Bronx County
Mr. Tienken had owned several bars in the Bronx, New York, in the mid-1970s. 
2012 (Unknown) County
Make 'Em Laugh: 35 Years of the Comic Strip, the Greatest Comedy Club of All Time
(Pub: Skyhorse ISBN: 1620870746 / 978-1620870747 )
Memoir written with Jeffrey Gurian. 
2021 (Unknown) County
Richie Tienken died in Ridgewood, New Jersey, on February 27, 2021. 

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