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Gary Austin, SF State alumnus and comedic mentor, dies at 75

Kana Yasuda

April 7, 2017

SF State alumnus Gary Austin, whose work inspired comedians such as Helen Hunt, Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig, died on April 1 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles at age 75 after losing a battle with cancer, according...

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