2 FUNNY BROS BORN ON GI
- The Smothers Brothers are an American music-and-comedy team, formed by
real-life brothers Tom (or Tommy) (born February 2, 1937) and Dick
Smothers (born November 20, 1939). They were both born on Governor's
Island in New York Harbor, where their father, a West Point graduate
and U.S. Army officer, was stationed. Their father died during the
Second World War in a Japanese prisoner of war camp, and they were
raised by their mother in the Los Angeles area.