Jimmy Durante (I) (1893–1980)

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  • Jack Benny and Jimmy Durante
  • Jimmy Durante and Louise Fazenda in The Cuban Love Song (1931)
  • Jimmy Durante in It Happened in Brooklyn (1947)
  • Jimmy Durante, William Cagney, Tom Dugan, and Joseph W. Girard in Palooka (1934)
  • Jimmy Durante and Stuart Erwin in Palooka (1934)
  • Jimmy Durante, Jimmy Conlin, Terry Moore, and Queenie Smith in The Great Rupert (1950)

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Did You Know

Trivia

Interviewed in "The Great Comedians Talk About Comedy" by Larry Wilde (1968).


Quotes

My wife has a slight impediment in her speech. Every now and then she stops to breathe.


Trademark

Rumpled hat, patter songs ("Inka Dinka Doo") and, of course, his huge proboscis.


Nickname

The Schnoz


Star Sign

Aquarius

Personal Details

Born

James Francis Durante

New York City, New York, USA

Died

(age 86)
Santa Monica, California, USA


Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)

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