Danny Kaye

Danny Kaye
1913 - 1987

Danny Kaye  American Actor

Rank
6125
Age
74
Zodiac

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

Confirmed Relationships9
Longest Relationship48 yrs, 2 mths
Shortest Relationship4 mths
Average Relationship Length6 yrs
Rumored Relationships1
First Name Danny
Last Name Kaye
Full Name at Birth Daniel David Kaminsky
Age 74 (age at death) years
Birthday 18th January, 1913
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died 3rd March, 1987
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Heart Attack following Menegitis
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Red
Distinctive Feature Smooth dance moves
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Bisexual
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Thomas Jefferson High school Brooklyn New York
Occupation Text Actor, Singer, Dancer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame White Christmas
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1933–1986, 1933–86
Music Style Traditional Pop
Music Mood Carefree, Silly, Amiable/Good-Natured
Instrument Vocals
Official Websites http://dannykaye.com/
Father Jacob Kaminsky
Mother Clar
Brother Mack, Larry
Friend Igor Stravinsky, Amália Rodrigues
Favorite Places New York, Los Angeles
Favorite Colors Green
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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Danny Kaye74 CapricornActor
American
Princess Margaret71 LeoRoyalty
British
Martha Hyer89 LeoActress
American
Laurence Olivier82 GeminiActor
British
Barbara Bates43 LeoActress
American
Eve Arden81 TaurusActress
American
Sylvia Fine78 VirgoComposer
American
Jessie Matthews74 PiscesActress
British
Pat Kirkwood86 AquariusActress
British
Tab Hunter85 CancerActor
American
Shirley MacLaine82 TaurusActress
American

Children

NameGenderBornAge
Dena
Female17th December, 194669 years old

Onscreen Matchups

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
The Twilight Zone1985Gaspar (segment "Paladin of the Lost Hour")TV Show
The Cosby Show1984Dr. BurnsTV Show
Skokie1981Max FeldmanTV Movie
Pinocchio1976GeppettoTV Movie
The Enchanted World of Danny Kaye: The Emperor's New Clothes1972MarmadukeTV Movie
Here Comes Peter Cottontail1971Seymour S. SassafrasTV Movie
The Madwoman of Chaillot1969The RagpickerMovie
The Man from the Diners' Club1963Ernest KlenkMovie
The Danny Kaye Show1963GiovanniTV Show
On the Double1961Pfc. Ernie WilliamsMovie
The Five Pennies1959'Red' NicholsMovie
Me and the Colonel1958S.L. JacobowskyMovie
Merry Andrew1958Andrew LarabeeMovie
The Court Jester1955Hubert HawkinsMovie
Knock on Wood1954Jerry Morgan, Papa Morgan, ClarenceMovie
White Christmas1954Phil DavisMovie
Hans Christian Andersen1952Hans Christian AndersenMovie
On the Riviera1951Jack MartinMovie
It's a Great Feeling1949Danny Kaye (uncredited)Movie
Take Me Out to the Ball Game1949Man reading his newspaper on the train (uncredited)Movie
The Inspector General1949GeorgiMovie
A Song Is Born1948Professor Hobart FrisbeeMovie
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty1947Walter MittyMovie
The Kid from Brooklyn1946Burleigh SullivanMovie
Wonder Man1945Edwin DingleMovie
Up in Arms1944Danny WeemsMovie
I Am an American1944Danny Kaye (uncredited)Short Film
Night Shift1942Danny KayeMovie
Cupid Takes a Holiday1938Nikolai NikolaevichShort Film
Autumn Laughter1938TV Movie
Getting an Eyeful1938Nikolai NikolaevichShort Film
Money on Your Life1938Nikolai NikolayevichShort Film
Dime a Dance1937EddieShort Film
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cavitelady427Oct 11, 2009

Great actor, wonderful dancer and fine singer.He had it all, and I like the way he looks too!

LizNov 30, 2008

I had his brilliant children`s comedy / song LP when I was in 2nd grade in the 60`s. I can still recite the Court Jesters Pellet with the Poison routine after 40 years not having thought of it. DK was great.


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