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Danny Kaye

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Biography

Source: Wikipedia

Danny Kaye (born David Daniel Kaminsky; January 18, 1911 – March 3, 1987) was an American actor, singer, dancer, and comedian. His performances featured physical comedy, idiosyncratic pantomimes, and rapid-fire nonsense songs.

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  • Born: David Daniel Kaminsky January 18, 1911 Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
  • Died: March 3, 1987 (aged 76) Los Angeles, California, U.S.
  • Occupation: Actor singer comedian Dancer
  • Years active: 1933–86
  • Spouse(s): Sylvia Fine (m. 1940–87; his death)
  • Children: Dena Kaye (b. 1946)
  • Website: Official Danny Kaye website

Read more about Danny Kaye at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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Variety, 2018-04-15 15:54:31
Tetanus is no longer a disease threatening the lives of children in 44 countries in part because of UNICEF and Salma Hayek Pinault. Hayek Pinault received UNICEF’s Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award on Saturday for spearheading UNICEF’s campaign to end maternal and neonatal tetanus as well as more global initiatives. Other ...

Monica Lewis, Actress, Singer, Dies at 93
Variety, 2015-06-12 20:13:42
Monica Lewis, a former Benny Goodman vocalist who headlined the very first broadcast of “The Ed Sullivan Show,” was the voice of the popular Chiquita Banana cartoons, clowned opposite Jerry Lewis, Red Skelton and Danny Kaye, and had co-starring roles in such films as “Earthquake,” “Airport 1975” and “The Concorde ...

PLAYBILL VAULT’S Today In Theatre History: MARCH 2
Playbill Combined , 2015-03-02 05:00:27
1900 Composer Kurt Weill is born today in Dessau, Germany. He will compose the score for Bertolt Brecht's Threepenny Opera, and Mahagonny. Among his many works, Lady in the Dark will be his first Broadway success. Weill's collaboration with Ira Gershwin on this 1941 production starring Danny Kaye and Gertrude ...

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