Jack Benny  American Comic

Current Status

Jack Benny passed away on 26th Dec 1974 aged 80.

Relationships

Jack Benny was previously married to Mary Livingstone (1927 - 1972).

He was also in relationships with Mary Kelly and Ann Sheridan.

Jack Benny had a daughter named Joan, age 82.

About

Jack Benny is a 80 year old American Comic. Born Benjamin Kubelsky on 14th February, 1894 in Chicago, Illinois, he is famous for The Jack Benny Show in a career that spans 1911–1974. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Jack Benny was in 4 on-screen matchups, notably with Ann Sheridan in George Washington Slept Here (1942), Carole Lombard in To Be or Not to Be (1942), Dorothy Lamour in Man About Town (1939) and Priscilla Lane in The Meanest Man in the World (1943).

Jack Benny is a member of the following lists: Las Vegas entertainers, Actors from Waukegan, Illinois and Burials at Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery.

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Jack Benny80 AquariusComic
American
Mary Livingstone78 CancerRadio Personality
British
Mary Kelly47 CapricornActress
American
Ann Sheridan51 PiscesActress
American

Children

NameGenderBornAge
Joan
Female193482 years old

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
The Funny Side1971Special Guest HostTV Show
Swing Out, Sweet Land1970Man Who Finds Silver DollarTV Movie
Kraft Music Hall Presents: The Des O'Connor Show1970TV Show
Here's Lucy1968Jack BennyTV Show
A Guide for the Married Man1967Technical Adviser (Ollie 'Sweet Lips')Movie
All About People1967Narrator (voice)Short Film
The Kraft Music Hall1967Guest of HonorTV Show
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World1963Man in Car in DesertMovie
General Foods Opening Night1963Movie
Gypsy1962Jack BennyMovie
The Lucy Show1962Jack BennyTV Show
The Joey Bishop Show1961Jack BennyTV Show
Who Was That Lady?1960Mr. Cosgrove (uncredited)Movie
Checkmate1960Jack BowenTV Show
The Slowest Gun in the West1960Chicken FinsterwaldTV Movie
Startime1959Jack BennyTV Show
The Mouse That Jack Built1959JackShort Film
The George Burns Show1958Jack BennyTV Show
Beau James1957Jack BennyMovie
Bachelor Father1957Jack BennyTV Show
Shower of Stars1954Jack BennyTV Show
G.E. True Theater1953Tom Jones, Harold Fenton, Sheldon WeeksTV Show
Make Room for Daddy1953Jack BennyTV Show
Somebody Loves Me1952Jack BennyMovie
Four Star Playhouse1952Cautious GamblerTV Show
Omnibus1952AthanaelTV Show
The Bob Hope Show1952TV Show
The Jackie Gleason Show1952LandlordTV Show
The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show1950Jack BennyTV Show
The Jack Benny Program1950Jack BennyTV Show
The Great Lover1949Jack BennyMovie
Without Reservations1946Jack BennyMovie
It's in the Bag!1945Jack BennyMovie
The Horn Blows at Midnight1945AthanaelMovie
Hollywood Canteen1944Jack BennyMovie
The Meanest Man in the World1943Richard ClarkeMovie
George Washington Slept Here1942Bill FullerMovie
To Be or Not to Be1942Joseph TuraMovie
Charley's Aunt1941Babbs BabberleyMovie
Buck Benny Rides Again1940Jack BennyMovie
Love Thy Neighbor1940Jack BennyMovie
Man About Town1939Bob TempleMovie
Artists and Models Abroad1938Buck BoswellMovie
Artists & Models1937Mac BrewsterMovie
The Big Broadcast of 19371936Jack CarsonMovie
College Holiday1936J. Davis BowsterMovie
Broadway Melody of 19361935Bert KeelerMovie
It's in the Air1935Calvin ChurchillMovie
Transatlantic Merry-Go-Round1934Chad DenbyMovie
Mr. Broadway1933Jack BennyMovie
A Broadway Romeo1931Jack BennyShort Film
Cab Waiting1931Jack BennyShort Film
Taxi Tangle1931Jack BennyShort Film
Chasing Rainbows1930Eddie RockMovie
Children of Pleasure1930Jack - Radio Performer (uncredited)Movie
Lord Byron of Broadway1930Voice on Radio (uncredited)Movie
The Medicine Man1930Dr. John HarveyMovie
The Rounder1930Mr. BartlettShort Film
Bright Moments1928Movie
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LITTLE KOJAKAug 22, 2010

Jack was one of the kindest, giving, philanthropical and respected and most loved stars in Hollywood. Just a great human being.


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Jack Benny

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About

Jack Benny (born Benjamin Kubelsky; February 14, 1894 – December 26, 1974) 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 ...

Confirmed Relationships3
Longest Relationship45 yrs, 11 mths
Shortest Relationship45 yrs, 11 mths
Average Relationship Length15 yrs, 3 mths
First Name Jack
Last Name Benny
Full Name at Birth Benjamin Kubelsky
Age 80 (age at death) years
Birthday 14th February, 1894
Birthplace Chicago, Illinois
Died 26th December, 1974
Place of Death Holmby Hills, California
Cause of Death Pancreatic Cancer
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor, comedian, vaudevillian, violinist
Occupation Comic
Claim to Fame The Jack Benny Show
Year(s) Active 1911–1974
Official Websites http://www.jackbenny.org/
Father Meyer Kubelsky
Mother Emma Sachs
Friend Bob Hope, George Burns, Carole Lombard, Bing Crosby, Gracie Allen, Marlene Dietrich, Joan Blondell, Dick Powell, Claudette Colbert, Gregory Peck, Nancy Davis, Ronald Reagan, Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra, Ann Sheridan, William Randolph Hearst, Julie Andrews, John F. Kennedy, Harry S. Truman, Richard Nixon, Eddie Rochester Anderson, Dennis Day, Phil Harris, Mel Blanc, Don Wilson, Frank Remley, Zeppo Marx, Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Gummo Marx, Hilliard Marks, James Stewart
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