Edgar Bergen

Edgar Bergen
1903 - 1978

Edgar Bergen  American Actor


Edgar John Bergen (February 16, 1903 – September 30, 1978) was an American actor, comedian and radio performer, best known for his proficiency in ventriloquism and his characters Charlie McCarthy and Mortimer Snerd. He is also the father of actress C...

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Longest Relationship33 yrs, 3 mths
Shortest Relationship33 yrs, 3 mths
Average Relationship Length33 yrs, 3 mths
First Name Edgar
Middle Name John
Last Name Bergen
Full Name at Birth Edgar John Bergen
Alternative Name Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy, Eddie
Age 75 (age at death) years
Birthday 16th February, 1903
Birthplace Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died 30th September, 1978
Place of Death Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Cause of Death Kidney Disease
Height 5' 11½" (182 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor, Singer, Writer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Ventriloquist to Charlie McCarthy
Year(s) Active 1930–78, 1930–1978
Family Member Kris Bergen (Son), Candice Bergen (Daughter)
Friend Ronald Reagan
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Edgar Bergen75 AquariusActor
Frances Bergen84 VirgoActress


Female9th May, 194670 years old
Male12th October, 196154 years old


Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood1976 Professor Quicksand Movie
Police Story1973 Mr. Farber TV Show
My Sister Hank1972 Grandpa Bennett TV Movie
The ABC Comedy Hour1972 TV Show
The Waltons1971 Grandpa Zebb Walton TV Show
The Homecoming: A Christmas Story1971 Ebenezer Walton TV Movie
The Phynx1970 Edgar Bergen Movie
Rogue's Gallery1968 Roy Benz Movie
Don't Make Waves1967 Madame Lavinia Movie
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In1967 Charlie McCarthy TV Show
One Way Wahini1965 Sweeney Movie
The Hanged Man1964 Hotel Clerk TV Movie
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea1964 Kenner TV Show
Burke's Law1963 Clyde Olsen, Horton Galbraith, George Smith TV Show
The Greatest Show on Earth1963 McTavish TV Show
The Littlest Hobo1963 Hjalmer TV Show
The Dick Powell Theatre1961 Eugene Swanson, Dr. Samuels, Dr. Coombs TV Show
The DuPont Show with June Allyson1959 Charlie TV Show
Five Fingers1959 Joseph Heidegger TV Show
The Milton Berle Show1958 Edgar Bergen TV Show
Shower of Stars1954 TV Show
Mystery Lake1953 Dr. Sorenson Movie
Ponds Theater1953 The Yankee TV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951 Doctor TV Show
Captain China1950 Mr. Haasvelt Movie
The Jack Benny Program1950 Edgar Bergen TV Show
Charlie's Haunt1950 Edgar Bergen Movie
I Remember Mama1948 Mr. Thorkelson Movie
Fun & Fancy Free1947 Edgar Bergen Movie
Mickey and the Beanstalk1947 Narrator (voice, uncredited) Short Film
Kraft Theatre1947 Edgar Bergen TV Show
Hour Glass1946 TV Show
Song of the Open Road1944 Edgar Bergen Movie
Stage Door Canteen1943 Edgar Berger Movie
Here We Go Again1942 Edgar Bergen-Character Movie
Look Who's Laughing1941 Edgar Bergen Movie
Charlie McCarthy, Detective1939 Edgar Bergen Movie
You Can't Cheat an Honest Man1939 The Great Edgar Movie
Letter of Introduction1938 Edgar Bergen Movie
The Goldwyn Follies1938 Edgar Bergen Movie
Hollywood Handicap1938 Edgar Bergen Short Film
Double Talk1937 Dr. Bergen Short Film
A Neckin' Party1937 Edgar Bergen Short Film
Bring on the Girls1937 Edgar Bergen Short Film
Nut Guilty1936 Judge Bergen Short Film
Two Boobs in a Balloon1935 Prof. Cicero Pu Short Film
All American Drawback1935 Coach Bergen Short Film
At the Races1934 Edgar Short Film
Pure Feud1934 Edgar Albert Appletree Short Film
Africa Speaks -- English1933 Uncle Short Film
Donkey Business1931 Movie
The Eyes Have It1931 Dr. Wilbur Grant Short Film
Free and Easy1931 Professor Short Film
Office Scandal1930 Mr. Depew Movie
The Operation1930 Doctor Bruce Langdon Short Film
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