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Burns in 1986

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George Burns (January 20, 1896 – March 9, 1996), born Nathan Birnbaum, was an American comedian, actor and writer.

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  • Born: Nathan Birnbaum January 20, 1896 New York, New York, U.S.
  • Died: March 9, 1996 (aged 100) Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
  • Resting place: Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, California
  • Other names: Nattie
  • Occupation: Actor, comedian, writer
  • Years active: 1902–1996
  • Spouse(s): Hannah Siegal (divorced) Gracie Allen (m. 1926; died 1964)
  • Children: Sandra Jean Burns (1934–2010) Ronald Jon Burns (1935–2007)
  • Parent(s): Louis Birnbaum, Dorah (nèe Bluth)

Read more about George Burns at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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    6686 Hollywood Blvd Hollywood Blvd, south side, between Las Palmas and Cherokee
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In the news

Variety, 2019-04-10 16:15:55
Billy Crystal turned 70 years old in March, but don’t think that means the actor-writer-director-comedian is slowing down. “I remember when they asked George Burns if he would ever retire. He said, ‘To what? What would I do?’” Crystal says with a laugh. “That’s how I feel.” Far from retiring, ...

Former President Jimmy Carter is now the third-oldest winner in Grammys history
LA Times Entertainme, 2019-02-10 22:55:00
Former President Jimmy Carter, who won in the spoken word category for the audio recording of his latest book, “Faith: A Journey for All,” will walk away from Sunday’s Grammy Awards ranking No. 3 on the list of the oldest winners in Grammy history. Comedian George Burns was 95 when ...

Variety, 2017-04-07 02:15:52
In “Going in Style,” the 1979 Hollywood fable of old age in America that’s still remembered with a certain scrappy fondness, George Burns, Art Carney, and Lee Strasberg play brittle old fogies who team up to rob a bank, but it wouldn’t be quite accurate to call the result “a ...

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