“Weird Al” Yankovic parents: Meet Nick Yankovic, Mary Yankovic

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The 63 years old Alfred Matthew “Weird Al” Yankovic is widely received as an American singer, musician, songwriter, record producer, actor, and author. He is best known for creating comedy songs that make light of pop culture and often parody specific songs by contemporary musicians.

“Weird Al” Yankovic also performs original songs that are style pastiches of the work of other acts and polka medleys of several popular songs, most of which feature his trademark accordion.

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“Weird Al” Yankovic parents: Meet Nick Yankovic, Mary Yankovic

Weird Al Yankovic was born into a moderate family. His father was of Yugoslavian descent and had moved to California after serving in ‘World War II.’ His mother was half Italian and half English. He is the son of Nick Yankovic his father and Mary Yankovic his mother. Yankovic parents were known to have gotten married in 1949.  His parents passed away from accidental carbon monoxide poisoning on April 9, 2004.

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