The Life of Dave Chappelle

Timeline created by haindak
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Thumbnailcahd5vi2 Born in Washington D.C. His father was William David Chappelle. His mother was Yvonne Chappelle.
Thumbnailca673402 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 Graduated from Washington's Duke Ellington School of the Arts Majored in Theatre Arts
220px robinhoodmenintights poster First major role in movies Played a role as "Achoo" in Robin Hood: Men in Tights.
220px nutty professor ver1 Starred in the Nutty Proffessorf Appeared as a nightclub comedian in the 1996 comedy The Nutty Professor starring Eddie Murphy.
Killin First HBO Special Recorded in the show Killing Them Softly.
250px chappelle logo Made his first comedy show Had his own show called, "The Chappelle Show."
250px sacramento riverfront 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 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 Lives with his family Chappelle lives with his wife Elaine, two sons, Sulayman and Ibrahim, and daughter Sonal, on a 65-acre farm.