George Burns (I) (1896–1996)

Actor | Producer | Soundtrack

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Photos

  • Fred Astaire, Gracie Allen, and George Burns
  • Jack Benny and George Burns in Jack Benny's Second Farewell Special (1974)
  • George Burns in The Jack Benny Program (1950)
  • George Burns, Eydie Gorm√©, and Steve Lawrence in Live from Studio 8H: 100 Years of America's Popular Music (1981)
  • Fred Astaire, Gracie Allen, and George Burns in A Damsel in Distress (1937)
  • Fred Astaire, Gracie Allen, and George Burns in A Damsel in Distress (1937)

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Filmography


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Did You Know

Trivia

Daughter Sandra Burns adopted 1934, son Ronnie Burns adopted 1935.


Quotes

[asked what he thought of Mary Pickford] I never slept with her.


Trademark

Played the straight man to his wife, Gracie Allen. After her death and his retirement period, he created a new image as an remarkably active amiable old comedian.


Nickname

Willy Delight


Star Sign

Aquarius

Personal Details

Born

Nathan Birnbaum

New York City, New York, USA

Died

(age 100)
Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA


Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)

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