Red Skelton  American Actor

Current Status

Red Skelton passed away on 17th Sep 1997 aged 84.

Relationships

Red Skelton was previously married to Georgia Davis and Edna Skelton (1931 - 1943).

He was also in relationships with Yvonne De Carlo and Lupe Velez.

Red Skelton had 2 children, Valentina (69) and Richard (68).

About

Red Skelton is a 84 year old American Actor. Born Richard Bernard Skelton on 18th July, 1913 in Vincennes, Indiana USA, he is famous for The Red Skelton Show in a career that spans 1937–1981. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Red Skelton was in 9 on-screen matchups, notably with Eleanor Powell in I Dood It (1943), Ann Rutherford in Whistling in the Dark (1941), Arlene Dahl in A Southern Yankee (1948), Betty Garrett in Neptune's Daughter (1949) and Esther Williams in Bathing Beauty (1944).

Red Skelton is a member of the following lists: Las Vegas entertainers, American male composers and Male actors from Indiana.

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Red Skelton84 CancerActor
American
Lothian Toland-
Georgia Davis54 VirgoActress
American
Edna Skelton67 GeminiManager
Yvonne De Carlo84 VirgoActress
American
Lupe Velez36 CancerActress
Mexican

Children

NameGenderBornAge
Valentina
Valentina
Female5th May, 194769 years old
Richard
Richard
Male20th May, 194868 years old

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
88th Annual Tournament of Roses Parade1977Freddie the Freeloader (Riding on Float)Movie
Rudolph's Shiny New Year1976Father TimeTV Movie
Standing Room Only1976Freddie the FreeloaderMovie
Swing Out, Sweet Land1970Newspaper PrinterTV Movie
Clown Alley1966Freddie the FreeloaderTV Movie
Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes1965The Neanderthal Man, Passenger on AirportMovie
Ocean's 111960GamblerMovie
The Milton Berle Show1958Freddie the FreeloaderTV Show
Public Pigeon No. One1957Rusty MorganMovie
Around the World in Eighty Days1956Drunk in Barbary Coast SaloonMovie
Playhouse 901956Buddy McCoyTV Show
Susan Slept Here1954Oswald from North Dakota (uncredited)Movie
Climax!1954Rusty MorganTV Show
The Great Diamond Robbery1954Ambrose C. ParkMovie
The Clown1953Dodo DelwynMovie
Half a Hero1953Ben DobsonMovie
Lovely to Look at1952Al MarshMovie
Texas Carnival1951Cornie QuinellMovie
The Red Skelton Hour1951Red Skelton MarionetteTV Show
Excuse My Dust1951Joe BeldenMovie
Duchess of Idaho1950Guest Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)Movie
Three Little Words1950Harry RubyMovie
The Yellow Cab Man1950Augustus 'Red' PirdyMovie
Watch the Birdie1950Rusty Cammeron, Pop Cammeron, Grandpop CammeronMovie
Neptune's Daughter1949Jack SprattMovie
A Southern Yankee1948Aubrey FilmoreMovie
The Fuller Brush Man1948Red JonesMovie
Merton of the Movies1947Merton Gill aka Clifford ArmytageMovie
The Show-Off1946J. Aubrey PiperMovie
Ziegfeld Follies1946J. Newton Numbskull ('When Television Comes')Movie
Bathing Beauty1944Steve ElliotMovie
Radio Bugs1944Red Skelton (voice, uncredited)Short Film
Du Barry Was a Lady1943Louis BloreMovie
I Dood It1943Joseph Rivington RenoldsMovie
Thousands Cheer1943Red SkeltonMovie
Whistling in Brooklyn1943Wally 'The Fox' BentonMovie
Panama Hattie1942RedMovie
Ship Ahoy1942Merton K. KibbleMovie
Whistling in Dixie1942Wally 'The Fox' BentonMovie
Maisie Gets Her Man1942'Hap' HixbyMovie
Lady Be Good1941Joe 'Red' WilletMovie
Whistling in the Dark1941Wally BentonMovie
Dr. Kildare's Wedding Day1941Vernon BriggsMovie
The People vs. Dr. Kildare1941Vernon BriggsMovie
Flight Command1940Lieut. 'Mugger' MartinMovie
Seeing Red1939Red, Doorman, Coatroom AttendantShort Film
Broadway Buckaroo, The1939RedMovie
Having Wonderful Time1938Itchy (as Richard 'Red' Skelton)Movie
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Discussions

Posted commentsView all comments (5)

wjerryzApr 12

Red was one of the very best comedians. I really enjoyed both his movies and TV shows

CraigSnyderMay 15, 2013

Red Skelton was one of the people I grew up watching on TV.

carl lairJun 11, 2010

he came into our living room once a week , first on radio then on tv , and he made us laugh... thank him for that.


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Red Skelton

Red Skelton
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Richard Bernard "Red" Skelton (July 18, 1913 – September 17, 1997) was an American entertainer. He was best known for his national radio and television acts between 1937 and 1971, and as host of the television program The Red Skelton Show. Skelt...

Confirmed Relationships5
Longest Relationship27 yrs
Shortest Relationship12 yrs
Average Relationship Length12 yrs, 8 mths
First Name Red
Last Name Skelton
Full Name at Birth Richard Bernard Skelton
Alternative Name America`s Clown Prince, The Sentimental Clown, Richard Bernard Skelton, Red Skelton
Age 84 (age at death) years
Birthday 18th July, 1913
Birthplace Vincennes, Indiana USA
Died 17th September, 1997
Place of Death Rancho Mirage, California
Cause of Death Pneumonia
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Red
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Entertainer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Red Skelton Show
Year(s) Active 1937–1981, 1923–93, 1923–1993
Family Member Valentina Marie Skelton (daughter), Richard Freeman Skelton (son)
Friend Kay Francis, Esther Williams, George Burns, Rags Ragland, Marie McDonald
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