Jack Benny comedian

Jack Benny, comedian vaudeville performer and radio television and film actor, 80 years old.

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Jack Benny

Jack Benny was a comedian vaudeville performer and radio television and film actor. He was born on February 14, 1894 (died on December 26, 1974, he was 80 years old) in Chicago as Benjamin Kubelsky. Jack Benny was an American comedian vaudevillian radio television and film actor and violinist. Recognized as a leading American entertainer of the 20th century Benny portrayed his character as a miser playing his violin badly.

When is Jack Benny's next birthday?

Jack Benny was born on the , which was a Wednesday

When Jack Benny died, he was 80 years old.

Jack Benny zodiac sign was aquarius.

Education

School name
Waukegan High School

Movies (52)

To Be or Not to Be
To Be or Not to Be
He was 48 years old
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
He was 69 years old
Gypsy
Gypsy
He was 68 years old
Studio 54
Studio 54
He was 124 years old

All movie credits

Year Title
1942 George Washington Slept Here as Bill Fuller . He was 48 years old
1941 Charley's Aunt as Babbs Babberley . He was 47 years old
1935 Broadway Melody of 1936 as Bert Keeler . He was 41 years old
1945 The Horn Blows at Midnight as Athanael . He was 51 years old
1940 Buck Benny Rides Again as (himself) . He was 46 years old
1959 The Mouse That Jack Built as Jack (voice) . He was 65 years old
1937 Artists & Models as Mac Brewster . He was 43 years old
1930 The Medicine Man as Dr. John Harvey . He was 36 years old
1940 Love Thy Neighbor as Jack Benny . He was 46 years old
1936 The Big Broadcast of 1937 as Jack Carson . He was 42 years old
1936 College Holiday as J. Davis Bowster . He was 42 years old
1938 Artists and Models Abroad as Buck Boswell . He was 44 years old
1939 Man About Town as Bob Temple . He was 45 years old
1935 It's in the Air as Calvin Churchill . He was 41 years old
1930 The Song Writers' Revue as Himself . He was 35 years old
1942 To Be or Not to Be as Joseph Tura . He was 48 years old
1929 The Hollywood Revue of 1929 as Himself - Master of Ceremonies . He was 35 years old
1944 Hollywood Canteen as Himself . He was 50 years old
1941 Three Of A Kind as Himself . He was 47 years old
1952 Stars in the Eye as Himself . He was 58 years old
1943 The Meanest Man in the World as Richard Clarke . He was 48 years old
1945 It's in the Bag! as Jack Benny . He was 51 years old
1930 The Rounder as Mr. Bartlett . He was 35 years old
1950 You Can Change The World as Himself . He was 56 years old
1970 The Mad, Mad, Mad Comedians as Himself (voice) . He was 76 years old
1992 Jack Benny: Comedy in Bloom as Himself . He was 98 years old
1969 The Jack Benny Birthday Special . He was 75 years old
1930 Chasing Rainbows as Eddie Rock . He was 36 years old
1934 Transatlantic Merry-Go-Round as Chad Denby . He was 40 years old
1960 The Slowest Gun in the West as Chicken Finsterwald . He was 66 years old
1963 General Foods Opening Night . He was 69 years old
1970 Swing Out, Sweet Land as Man Who Finds Silver Dollar . He was 75 years old
2015 Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration as Himself / Shower of Stars (archive footage) . He was 121 years old
1943 Show-Business at War as Himself . He was 49 years old
2002 Smothered: The Censorship Struggles of the Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour as Himself (archive footage) . He was 108 years old
1974 The Perry Como Christmas Show as Santa Claus (uncredited) . He was 80 years old
2018 Studio 54 as Himself (archive footage) . He was 124 years old
1952 Somebody Loves Me as Himself . He was 58 years old
1930 Children of Pleasure as Radio Performer Jack (uncredited) . He was 36 years old
1968 The Dean Martin Christmas Show as Himself . He was 74 years old
1975 Brother, Can You Spare a Dime? as (archive footage) . He was 81 years old
1994 That's Entertainment! III as (archive footage) . He was 100 years old
1957 Beau James as Jack Benny (uncredited) . He was 63 years old
1972 The Man as Himself . He was 78 years old
1930 Lord Byron of Broadway as Voice on Radio . He was 36 years old
1962 Gypsy as Himself . He was 68 years old
1988 James Stewart's Wonderful Life as (archive footage) . He was 94 years old
1967 A Guide for the Married Man as Technical Adviser (Ollie 'Sweet Lips') . He was 73 years old
1946 Without Reservations as Himself . He was 52 years old
1938 Hollywood Goes to Town . He was 44 years old
1976 That's Entertainment, Part II as (archive footage) . He was 82 years old
1963 It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World as Man in Car in Desert (uncredited) . He was 69 years old

TV Shows (23)

Year Title
1952 The Jackie Gleason Show as Landlord. he was 58 years old
1950 The Colgate Comedy Hour he was 56 years old
1968 Here's Lucy he was 74 years old
1952 Four Star Playhouse as Cautious Gambler. he was 58 years old
1962 The Lucy Show he was 68 years old
1950 The Jack Benny Program as Jack Benny. he was 56 years old
1958 Kraft Music Hall as Guest of Honor. he was 64 years old
1958 The George Burns Show as Jack Benny. he was 64 years old
1950 The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show as Jack Benny. he was 56 years old
1974 The Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts he was 80 years old
1952 Omnibus he was 58 years old
1953 General Electric Theater he was 58 years old
1948 The Ed Sullivan Show he was 54 years old
1968 Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In he was 73 years old
1952 This Is Your Life he was 58 years old
1969 The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour he was 74 years old
1963 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre he was 69 years old
1961 The DuPont Show of the Week he was 67 years old
1969 The Liberace Show he was 75 years old
1960 Checkmate as Jack Bowen. he was 66 years old
1972 The Julie Andrews Hour as Himself. he was 78 years old
1974 The Perry Como Christmas Show as Santa Claus (uncredited). he was 80 years old
1956 Tony Awards as Himself - Host. he was 62 years old

Awards (1)

Year Award
- Peabody Award awarded

Place of Birth, Real Name, Education, etc.

Alias Kubelsky Benjamin
Birth name Benjamin Kubelsky
Place of birth Chicago
DeathCause Pancreatic cancer
Education Waukegan High School
Hometown Waukegan Illinois
KnownFor The Jack Benny Program
RestingPlace Culver City California
Date of death 1974-12-26T00:00:00Z
Residence Waukegan
Given name Jack
Country of citizenship United States Of America
Number of children 1
Instrument Violin
Cause of death Pancreatic Cancer
Family name Benny. Show people with the surname Benny
Place of death Los Angeles
Ethnic group American Jews
Conflict World War I
Place of burial Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery
Official website Jack Benny official website
US National Archives Identifier 10582732
Sex or gender Male
Manner of death Natural Causes
Image of grave Http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Special:FilePath/Jack%20Benny%20Grave.JPG
National Library of Israel identifier 000018623
Libris-URI Ljx18zt42zm6867
Military branch United States Navy
Name in native language Jack Benny
Filmography Jack Benny Filmography
Work period (start) 1911-01-01T00:00:00Z
Europeana entity Agent/base/147213
Jack Benny (80 years)
Jack Benny
80

American comedian, vaudeville performer, and radio, television, and film actor

  • Birth place: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Birth Sign: Aquarius
First Feature Film (1929)
The Hollywood Revue of 1929
The Hollywood Revue of 1929

He was 35 years old

His first show The Ed Sullivan Show. he was 54 years old.

Birthday
Wednesday, February 14, 1894

Days left until next birthday: 354 days (as of February 26)

Profession: Comedian

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Birth sign: Aquarius

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Born on February 14

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80 Year Old

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United States of America

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