Birth Name: Joseph Charles John Piscopo
Place of Birth: Passaic, New Jersey, U.S.
Date of Birth: June 17, 1951
Joe Piscopo is an American actor, comedian, musical entertainer, and radio talk show.
Joe is the son of Edith (LaMagna) and Joseph P. Piscopo (born Pasquale Giuseppe Piscopo). Joe’s parents had Italian ancestry. Joe was raised in North Caldwell, New Jersey.
Joe’s paternal grandparents were Rosario Piscopo and Carmela/Carmella Spiezio. Rosario and Carmela were from Avellino, Campania region, Italy.
Joe’s maternal grandparents were Frank LaMagna and Susan. Frank and Susan were Italian.
Sources: Genealogy of Joe Piscopo – http://www.geni.com
Obituary of Joe’s father – http://www.newjerseyhills.com
Joe’s paternal grandparents, Rosario Piscopo and Carmela/Carmella Spiezio, on the 1940 U.S. Census – http://www.familysearch.org
Obituary of Joe’s paternal grandfather, Rosario Piscopo – http://www.findagrave.com
Joe’s mother on the 1940 U.S. Census – http://www.familysearch.org