- Name: Mort Sahl
- Born: 05/11/1927 (94 years old)
Morton Lyon Sahl (born May 11, 1927) is an American comedian, actor, and social satirist, considered the first modern stand-up comedian since Will Rogers. Sahl pioneered a style of social satire which pokes fun at political and current event topics using improvised monologues and only a newspaper as a prop.
Birth Name: Morton Lyon Sahl
School: University of Southern California
Alias: Morton Lyon Sahl
Genre: Political satire, improvisational comedy
Birth Place: Montreal, Quebec, Canada