|Alan Stuart Franken|
|Political Party:||Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party|
|Born||May 21, 1951|
Franken achieved note as a writer and performer for the television show Saturday Night Live from its conception in 1975 before moving to writing and acting in films and television shows. He then became a political commentator, author of five books and host of a nationally syndicated radio show on the Air America Radio network.
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