Milton Berle

Milton Berle
1908 - 2002

Milton Berle  American Personality

Milton Berle (July 12, 1908 – March 27, 2002) was an American comedian and actor. As the host of NBC's Texaco Star Theater (1948–55), he was the first major American television star and was known to millions of viewers as "Uncle Miltie" and...

Confirmed Relationships10
Longest Relationship38 yrs, 5 mths
Average Relationship Length9 yrs, 9 mths
Rumored Relationships11
First Name Milton
Last Name Berle
Full Name at Birth Mendel Berlinger
Alternative Name Mr. Television
Age 93 (age at death) years
Birthday 12th July, 1908
Birthplace Harlem, New York
Died 27th March, 2002
Place of Death Los Angeles, CA
Cause of Death Colon Cancer
Height 5' 10½" (179 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Professional Children's School
Occupation Text Actor, Comedian, Director
Occupation Personality
Claim to Fame TV pioneer with biggest reputation
Year(s) Active 1914–2000
Brand Endorsement (1970s) TV commercial: Firestone Tires, (1996) TV commercial (with a Las Vegas, NV theme): Taco Bell, (1990) TV commercial: BVD underwear, (Mid-1970s): TV commercials: Lums restaurants.
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Father Moses Berlinger (1873–1938)
Mother Sarah (Sadie) Glantz Berlinger (1877–1954)
Friend Bob Hope, Martha Raye, Sammy Davis Jr, Errol Flynn, Mickey Rooney, Henry Ford, Charlie Chaplin
Associated People Vic Damone
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Milton Berle93 CancerPersonality
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Marlene Dietrich90 CapricornActress
Ruth Cosgrove67 Taurus
Ann Miller80 AriesActress
Adele Jergens84 SagittariusActress
Marilyn Monroe36 GeminiActress
Joyce Mathews79 SagittariusActress
Mary Beth Hughes75 ScorpioActress
Linda Darnell41 LibraActress
Aimee Semple McPherson53 LibraReligion
Theda Bara69 LeoActress
Myrna Dell86 PiscesActress
Dorothy Kilgallen52 CancerColumnist
Lana Turner74 AquariusActress
Ann Sheridan51 PiscesActress
Lucille Ball77 LeoComedian
Betty Hutton86 PiscesActress
Pola Negri90 CapricornActress
Hedy Lamarr86 ScorpioActress
Nancy Reagan94 CancerActress
Veronica Lake50 ScorpioActress
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Female194670 years old

Onscreen Matchups


Two Heads Are Better Than None2000 Uncle Leo TV Movie
Storybook1996 Illuzor Movie
Fudge1995 Leo TV Show
Jingle Bell Rock1995 Jerry Labello (voice) Movie
Burke's Law1994 Buddy Boyle TV Show
Due South1994 Shelley Litvak TV Show
Sister, Sister1994 Edgar Boggs TV Show
The Critic1994 Milton Berle TV Show
The Nanny1993 Uncle Manny TV Show
Driving Me Crazy1991 Hotel Clerk Movie
Beverly Hills, 902101990 Saul Howard TV Show
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air1990 Max Jakey TV Show
Roseanne1988 Transvestite at Wedding TV Show
Side by Side1988 Abe Mercer TV Movie
Jonathan Winters: On the Ledge1987 Jonathan's Father TV Movie
Matlock1986 Harvey Chase TV Show
The Cracker Brothers1985 TV Movie
Broadway Danny Rose1984 Milton Berle Movie
Murder, She Wrote1984 Lew Feldman TV Show
Ratt: Round and Round1984 Husband, Wife Movie
Cracking Up1983 Ms. Sultry Movie
Fame1982 Nathan Adler TV Show
Off Your Rocker1982 Henry Foster TV Movie
American Playhouse1981 Isaiah Stern TV Show
Gimme a Break!1981 Leopold TV Show
The Muppet Movie1979 Mad Man Mooney Movie
Diff'rent Strokes1978 Rabbi Morris TV Show
Fantasy Island1977 Mickey Masterson TV Show
The Love Boat1977 Lionel Cooper, Mr. Fenley, Zeke TV Show
Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood1976 Blind Man Movie
Lepke1975 Mr. Meyer Movie
The Legend of Valentino1975 Jesse Lasky TV Movie
Journey Back to Oz1974 The Cowardly Lion Movie
Evil Roy Slade1972 Harry Fern TV Movie
Norman Corwin Presents1972 TV Show
Arnie1970 TV Show
Make Room for Granddaddy1970 TV Show
McCloud1970 Malcolm Garnett TV Show
Can Heironymus Merkin Ever Forget Mercy Humppe and Find True Happiness?1969 Goodtime Eddie Filth Movie
Seven in Darkness1969 Sam Fuller TV Movie
Love, American Style1969 Harry (segment "Love and the Vacation"), Brian Carter (segment "Love and the Old Boyfriend") TV Show
The Bold Ones: The New Doctors1969 Dr. Cormack TV Show
Where Angels Go Trouble Follows!1968 The Movie Director: The 'In' Group Movie
Here's Lucy1968 Milton Berle TV Show
Mod Squad1968 Uncle Bobo TV Show
For Singles Only1968 Mr. Parker Movie
Star Spangled Salesman1968 Studio President Short Film
The Happening1967 Fred Movie
Who's Minding the Mint?1967 Luther Burton Movie
Ironside1967 Ross Howard TV Show
Mannix1967 Danny Brite TV Show
Don't Worry, We'll Think of a Title1966 Bookstore Customer with Rope (uncredited) Movie
The Oscar1966 Kappy Kapstetter Movie
Batman1966 Louie, the Lilac TV Show
The Milton Berle Show1966 Host TV Show
The Loved One1965 Mr. Kenton Movie
F Troop1965 Wise Owl TV Show
Get Smart1965 Desk Clerk TV Show
I Dream of Jeannie1965 Charles TV Show
The Big Valley1965 Josiah Freeman TV Show
The Trials of O'Brien1965 Boozey Bailey TV Show
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World1963 J. Russell Finch Movie
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1963 Parker Hite TV Show
General Hospital1963 Mickey Miller TV Show
Kraft Suspense Theatre1963 Sam Morris TV Show
The Lucy Show1962 Milton Berle TV Show
The Defenders1961 Denny Martin TV Show
The Dick Powell Theatre1961 Blackjack Dealer, Eddie Doyle TV Show
The Barbara Stanwyck Show1960 Charlie Zane TV Show
Sunday Showcase1959 TV Show
Make Room for Daddy1953 Milton Berle TV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951 Nutty Nougat, Duke No-Good TV Show
The Jack Benny Program1950 Milton Berle TV Show
The Alan Young Show1950 TV Show
Always Leave Them Laughing1949 Kipling 'Kip' Cooper Movie
Kraft Theatre1947 Joe Hillyer TV Show
Margin for Error1943 Moe Finkelstein Movie
A Gentleman at Heart1942 Lucky Cullen Movie
Over My Dead Body1942 Jason Cordry Movie
Whispering Ghosts1942 H.H. Van Buren Movie
Sun Valley Serenade1941 Nifty Allen Movie
Tall, Dark and Handsome1941 Frosty Welch Movie
The Great American Broadcast1941 Radio Announcer (scenes deleted) Movie
Rise and Shine1941 Seabiscuit Movie
Radio City Revels1938 Teddy Jordan Movie
New Faces of 19371937 Wallington Movie
Poppin' the Cork1933 Elmer Brown Short Film
Ruth of the Range1923 Bit Role (unconfirmed, uncredited) Movie
Tess of the Storm Country1922 Bit Role (uncredited) Movie
Little Lord Fauntleroy1921 Boy (uncredited) Movie
The Mark of Zorro1920 Boy (uncredited) Movie
Birthright1920 Movie
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm1917 Bit Part (uncredited) Movie
Fanchon, the Cricket1915 Bit Role (unconfirmed, uncredited) Movie
Bunny's Little Brother1914 Child - Minor Role (uncredited) Movie
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CraigSnyderMay 3, 2013

Milton was a very funny man.

roxxi40LDec 28, 2010

Milton Berle and Marlene Dietrich both appearred on the same show in 1978. The show was Milestone .

CarolDec 23, 2009

Berle was famed in Hollywood for the alleged size of an unmentionable portion of his anatomy. An often recounted (and possibly apocryphal) story was that when he was once challenged to a face-off with another man to prove who had the larger one, a friend said, We`re in a hurry, Milton, just take out enough to win.

mfan0825Nov 2, 2007

Well hung.

jeddieOct 3, 2007

Well known for bedding most of hollywood, Marilyn Monroe said he was the best lover she ever had

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