Jack Benny

Jack Benny
1894 - 1974

Jack Benny  American Comic


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 Relationships1
Longest Relationship45 yrs, 11 mths
Shortest Relationship45 yrs, 11 mths
Average Relationship Length45 yrs, 11 mths
Rumored Relationships2
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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Jack Benny80 AquariusComic
Mary Livingstone78 CancerRadio Personality
Ann Sheridan51 PiscesActress
Mary Kelly47 CapricornActress


Female193482 years old

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The Funny Side1971 Special Guest Host TV Show
Swing Out, Sweet Land1970 Man Who Finds Silver Dollar TV Movie
Kraft Music Hall Presents: The Des O'Connor Show1970 TV Show
Here's Lucy1968 Jack Benny TV Show
A Guide for the Married Man1967 Technical Adviser (Ollie 'Sweet Lips') Movie
All About People1967 Narrator (voice) Short Film
The Kraft Music Hall1967 Guest of Honor TV Show
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World1963 Man in Car in Desert Movie
General Foods Opening Night1963 Movie
Gypsy1962 Jack Benny Movie
The Lucy Show1962 Jack Benny TV Show
The Joey Bishop Show1961 Jack Benny TV Show
Who Was That Lady?1960 Mr. Cosgrove (uncredited) Movie
Checkmate1960 Jack Bowen TV Show
The Slowest Gun in the West1960 Chicken Finsterwald TV Movie
Startime1959 Jack Benny TV Show
The Mouse That Jack Built1959 Jack Short Film
The George Burns Show1958 Jack Benny TV Show
Beau James1957 Jack Benny Movie
Bachelor Father1957 Jack Benny TV Show
Shower of Stars1954 Jack Benny TV Show
G.E. True Theater1953 Tom Jones, Harold Fenton, Sheldon Weeks TV Show
Make Room for Daddy1953 Jack Benny TV Show
Somebody Loves Me1952 Jack Benny Movie
Four Star Playhouse1952 Cautious Gambler TV Show
Omnibus1952 Athanael TV Show
The Bob Hope Show1952 TV Show
The Jackie Gleason Show1952 Landlord TV Show
The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show1950 Jack Benny TV Show
The Jack Benny Program1950 Jack Benny TV Show
The Great Lover1949 Jack Benny Movie
Without Reservations1946 Jack Benny Movie
It's in the Bag!1945 Jack Benny Movie
The Horn Blows at Midnight1945 Athanael Movie
Hollywood Canteen1944 Jack Benny Movie
The Meanest Man in the World1943 Richard Clarke Movie
George Washington Slept Here1942 Bill Fuller Movie
To Be or Not to Be1942 Joseph Tura Movie
Charley's Aunt1941 Babbs Babberley Movie
Buck Benny Rides Again1940 Jack Benny Movie
Love Thy Neighbor1940 Jack Benny Movie
Man About Town1939 Bob Temple Movie
Artists and Models Abroad1938 Buck Boswell Movie
Artists & Models1937 Mac Brewster Movie
The Big Broadcast of 19371936 Jack Carson Movie
College Holiday1936 J. Davis Bowster Movie
Broadway Melody of 19361935 Bert Keeler Movie
It's in the Air1935 Calvin Churchill Movie
Transatlantic Merry-Go-Round1934 Chad Denby Movie
Mr. Broadway1933 Jack Benny Movie
A Broadway Romeo1931 Jack Benny Short Film
Cab Waiting1931 Jack Benny Short Film
Taxi Tangle1931 Jack Benny Short Film
Chasing Rainbows1930 Eddie Rock Movie
Children of Pleasure1930 Jack - Radio Performer (uncredited) Movie
Lord Byron of Broadway1930 Voice on Radio (uncredited) Movie
The Medicine Man1930 Dr. John Harvey Movie
The Rounder1930 Mr. Bartlett Short Film
Bright Moments1928 Movie
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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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