original name was James Caldwell. He changed his last name to
Ignatowski believing it was Star Child spelled backwards. In
1968 Iggy became an ordained minister for the Church of the
Peaceful, and he was thrown out of the Democratic Party for
Iggy decided to spend his
inheritance on Mario's and named it Jim's Mario's.
Iggy bought a racehorse for
$10,000 dollars and named it Gary.
When the Sunshine Cab Company
had to close down temporarily, he took a job selling
encyclopedias door to door. He thought he was selling vacuum
His heroes are Saint Thomas
Aquinas, Alan Alda, and his boss, Louie.
- Born October 22nd, 1938 in Connecticut.
- Received 2 Emmy
awards for Taxi.
- Had the role of Doc Emmet
Brown in the "Back to the Future" movies.
- Guest starred in "Cheers" and
- He is one of Jack
Nicholson's best friends.