Rodney Dangerfield

Trivia and Quotes

Quotes (56)

  • Rodney: I looked up my family tree and found out I was the sap.

  • Rodney: I looked up my family tree and found three dogs using it.

  • Rodney: I met the surgeon general - he offered me a cigarette.

  • Rodney: I remember the time I was kidnapped and they sent a piece of my finger to my father. He said he wanted more proof.

  • Rodney: I saved a girl from being attacked last night. I controlled myself.

  • Rodney: I told my dentist my teeth are going yellow. he told me to wear a brown tie.

  • Rodney: I told my psychiatrist that everyone hates me. He said I was being ridiculous - everyone hasn't met me yet.

  • Rodney: I told my wife the truth. I told her I was seeing a psychiatrist. Then she told me the truth: that she was seeing a psychiatrist, two plumbers, and a bartender.

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Trivia (11)

  • Rodney's trademark white shirt and red tie are on permanent display at the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, D.C.

  • After regaining consciousness from his brain surgery, Rodney's first request was to watch The Jerry Springer Show.

  • The epitaph on Rodney's tombstone reads "There goes the neighborhood".

  • In Febuary 1995, Rodney became the first entertainer to own a website.

  • In 1989, Rodney hit #89 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart with the song 'Rappin Rodney'.

  • In 1984, Rodney did a television commercial for Miller Lite.

  • In 1997, Rodney became outspoken about his lifelong bouts with depression.

  • Entertainment Weekly named Rodney #36 out of the 50 funniest people.

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