William "Bill" Burr was born on June 10, 1968 in Canton, Massachusetts, he is an American stand-up comedian and radio host.
He attended Emerson College and at the age of 23 he began the stand-up comedy career. In 1995 he moved to New York, where he lived until 2008, when he moved to LA where he currently resides.
Burr performed on shows such as "The Late Show with David Letterman", "Late Ninth with Conan O'Brien", and two episodes of "Chappelle's Show".
Burr has been referred to as a "comedian's comedian" by observers of the US stand-up comedy circuit, meaning a comedian whose work is being followed and appreciated by fellow professional comedians.
At his official website Burr writes about himself:
"I enjoy annoying people who are doing things that I feel aren't that important. I relate to dictators. I don't agree with what they do. But I get it. I love my dog. I hate bankers. I have issues with women. In my head, I'm a great guy."