Louis Francis Cristillo (March 6, 1906 – March 3, 1959), known by the stage name Lou Costello, was an American actor and comedian best remembered for the comedy double act of Abbott and Costello, with Bud Abbott. Costello played a chubby, bumbling character. He was known for the catch phrases "Heeeeyyy, Abbott!" and "I'm a baaaaad boy!"

Louis Francis Cristillo (March 6, 1906 – March 3, 1959), known by the stage name Lou Costello, was an American actor and comedian best remembered for the comedy double act of Abbott and Costello, with Bud Abbott. Costello played a chubby, bumbling character. He was known for the catch phrases "Heeeeyyy, Abbott!" and "I'm a baaaaad boy!"

Abbott and Costello... It is Amazing how smart and creative comedians were back then.  Now comedy is just throwing around the F--- word.  Re: Cathy Griffith or Griffin.  It insults the intelligence of the American people.

Abbott and Costello... It is Amazing how smart and creative comedians were back then. Now comedy is just throwing around the F--- word. Re: Cathy Griffith or Griffin. It insults the intelligence of the American people.

Bud Abbott & Lou Costello. "Now, on the St. Louis team we have Whos on first, Whats on second, Idontknow is on third." (Abott) . . ."That's what I want to find out." (Costello)

Bud Abbott & Lou Costello. "Now, on the St. Louis team we have Whos on first, Whats on second, Idontknow is on third." (Abott) . . ."That's what I want to find out." (Costello)

Abbott, from Abbott & Costello, had epilepsy all his life.  :)  It can happen to anyone.

Abbott, from Abbott & Costello, had epilepsy all his life. :) It can happen to anyone.

Hold That Ghost with Abbott and Costello, with an appearance by the Andrew Sisters and Ted Lewis.  Very funny - and perhaps the best movie by this comedy duo.

Hold That Ghost with Abbott and Costello, with an appearance by the Andrew Sisters and Ted Lewis. Very funny - and perhaps the best movie by this comedy duo.

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