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The Life of Dave Chappelle

Timeline created by haindak in Biography
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Thumbnailcahd5vi2 small square Born in Washington D.C. His father was William David Chappelle. His mother was Yvonne Chappelle.
Thumbnailca673402 small square Dave's parents separate. Parents separate from each other and Dave spends his summers at Ohio living with his dad.
200px duke ellington school for the arts small square Graduated from Washington's Duke Ellington School of the Arts Majored in Theatre Arts
220px robinhoodmenintights poster small square First major role in movies Played a role as "Achoo" in Robin Hood: Men in Tights.
220px nutty professor ver1 small square Starred in the Nutty Proffessorf Appeared as a nightclub comedian in the 1996 comedy The Nutty Professor starring Eddie Murphy.
Killin small square First HBO Special Recorded in the show Killing Them Softly.
250px chappelle logo small square Made his first comedy show Had his own show called, "The Chappelle Show."
250px sacramento riverfront small square Season Three turbulence In Sacramento, California, Chappelle walked off the stage after berating his audience with a phrase that he uses today in his show.
Show small square His return to comedy Chappelle performed impromptu stand-up shows in Los Angeles. He then went on a tour which began in Newport, Kentucky
Home of dave small square Lives with his family Chappelle lives with his wife Elaine, two sons, Sulayman and Ibrahim, and daughter Sonal, on a 65-acre farm.