George Jessel (I) (1898–1981)

Actor | Writer | Soundtrack



Photos

  • George Jessel and Lila Lee in Love, Live and Laugh (1929)
  • George Burns and George Jessel in George Burns' 100th Birthday Party (1979)
  • George Jessel, Henry Kolker, and Lila Lee in Love, Live and Laugh (1929)
  • George Jessel in Columbia Musical Travelark: Wonders of Manhattan (1955)
  • George Jessel
  • Groucho Marx, George Jessel, Milton Berle, Eddie Canto, and Buddy Lestor, 1953.

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Filmography


All Filmography

Awards

2 wins.

Did You Know

Trivia

Performed eulogies for many of his Hollywood celebrity contemporaries.


Quotes

If you haven't struck oil in your first three minutes, stop boring.


Trademark

Theme song: "My Mother's Eyes."


Nickname

Toastmaster General of the United States


Star Sign

Aries

Personal Details

Born

George Albert Jessel

New York City, New York, USA

Died

(age 83)
Los Angeles, California, USA

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