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Andy Kaufman’s Daughter
The surprise guest at this year's Andy Kaufman Awards, which took place in NYC over the long weekend, was Andy Kaufman's 24-year-old daughter. The surprise is that Kaufman died 29 years ago. And Andy didn't store his sperm, or anything like that, in order to facilitate post-mortem conception.

Andy's brother Michael explained that Andy faked his death because "Andy wanted to go into hiding and live a normal life, that he'd met and fallen in love with a woman and had a daughter, and that he didn't want Michael or anyone to say anything while their own father was still alive. Andy's and Michael's father died this summer. " [via The Comics Comic]
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Posted by The Curator on Tue Nov 12, 2013


The "daughter" was actually a hired actress not related to Kaufman at all, it seems:
http://www.thesmokinggun.com/buster/actress-in-andy-kaufman-hoax-675432
Posted by LaMa  in  Europe  on  Fri Nov 15, 2013  at  03:27 AM
...and now Michael Kaufman claims he was hoaxed too...:
http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/14/showbiz/andy-kaufman-alive-or-not/index.html
Posted by LaMa  in  Europe  on  Fri Nov 15, 2013  at  09:19 AM



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