Red Skelton was born Richard Bernard Eheart on July 18, 1913. Sadly, we lost this incredible comedian and entertainer in 1997. He was 84 years old. To honor his birthday, let's take a look back at some of his best sketches of all time! See how many of them you remember watching for the first time.\r\n\r\nRed was best known for his show The Red Skelton Show. He was also a radio and television star, an artist, and was a well-known comedian. He started his comedic skills as early as age 10. Red hosted many other shows until he finally got his big break, hosting his own show in 1951. Check out some of our favorite sketches from The Red Skelton Show\u00a0and his other comedic performances:\r\n1. When John Wayne made an appearance\r\nhttps:\/\/youtu.be\/MQcdI_ZRYjM\r\n\r\nJohn Wayne was very popular back then and was a real treat to see on the show. In the skit, John is looking for a man who is out to kill him. The man wears an eye patch, but so does John. When Red comes in wearing an eye patch, the two can't see each other! This one gets me every time.\r\n2. Red's comedy specials\r\nhttps:\/\/youtu.be\/NSFucXg-FzQ\r\n\r\nRed also had some hilarious comedy specials! Here is one where he did some of his infamous characters. Many of the comments on this video reminisce about a time where comedians were funny without swearing. Some say that was true entertainment.\r\n3. Sheriff Deadeye featuring Phyllis Diller\r\nhttps:\/\/youtu.be\/-h7LVK10Tok\r\n\r\nIn this clip, Red plays Sheriff Deadeye. Phyllis Diller, another comedian of the time, guest-starred in this scene where she plays "Killer Diller" and faces off against Red. I love how they are always laughing and having so much fun on the show!\r\n\r\nRead on to the NEXT page for even more hilarious clips!\r\n\r\n\r\n4. Mean Little Kid and Audrey Meadows\r\nhttps:\/\/youtu.be\/UDdEQNUVj-o\r\n\r\nAudrey Meadows starred in this clip where Red plays a "mean little kid." Audrey is best known for being on The Honeymooners. He had the funniest little kid voice and those pajamas are hilarious! Which Red Skelton character is your favorite?\r\n5. Red Skelton and Jerry Lewis perform magic\r\nhttps:\/\/youtu.be\/JONlmvqsqkc\r\n\r\nIn this sketch, Jerry Lewis joins Red on stage where he is a pretty bad magician. Many of the comments on this video say Jerry and Red were two of the best comedians ever! We sure do miss them.\r\n\r\nLastly, check out this video which shares more of the best scenes from The Red Skelton Show:\r\n\r\nhttps:\/\/youtu.be\/-wayBUF1CKs\r\nIn the past, Red Skelton shared his secrets for the perfect marriage! It is hilarious.