Nipsey Russell

Nipsey Russell

Born: September 15, 1925

Died: October 2, 2005

Nationality: American

Occupation: Comedian

Biography: Julius Nipsey Russell was an American comedian, best known today for his appearances as a guest panelist on game shows from the 1960s through the 1990s, especially Match Game, Password, Hollywood Squares, To Tell the Truth and Pyramid. His appearances were distinguished in part by the short, humorous poems he would recite during the broadcast.