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The Comedic Genius of Rodney Dangerfield

  • Third Floor
  • Nov 2, 2014 Through Feb 12, 2015
  • Regular Hours:
    M-F 10:30am - 6:30pm
    Sat-Sun 10:00am - 6:30pm
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On November 2, 2014, The GRAMMY Museum unveiled The Comedic Genius of Rodney Dangerfield. Located on the Museum’s third floor and curated in conjunction with Joan Dangerfield, Rodney's widow, this one-of-a-kind exhibit offers visitors an in-depth look at the iconic career of the GRAMMY Award-winner.  

On display through February 12, 2015, the exhibit features:

  • 1980 GRAMMY Award for Best Selling Comedy Album No Respect
  • Rodney’s first headshot from 1968
  • Comedy Central Award (presented by Adam Sandler)
  • Federal ruling in favor of Rodney Dangerfield versus Star Magazine
  • Robe worn in Easy Money
  • Promotional pin from Rodney’s Caesar’s Palace residency
  • Black suit and red tie (no museum has this other than the Smithsonian)
  • As Seen on TV Naval Jelly Rust Dissolver; Dangerfield has "no respect for rust''
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Book A Group Tour

Group tours of The Museum can be arranged. Please contact our Group Sales Department at 213.763.7923 or submit your group tour request online.