|Born||David Daniel Kaminsky|
January 18, 1911
Brooklyn, New York, US
|Died||March 3, 1987 (aged 76)|
Los Angeles, California, US
|Occupation||Actor, singer, comedian|
|Spouse(s)||Sylvia Fine (m. 1940–1987; his death) 1 daughter|
|Children||Dena Kaye (b. 1946)|
Danny Kaye (born David Daniel Kaminsky; January 18, 1911 – March 3, 1987) was an American actor, singer, dancer and comedian. He hosted his own television show, The Danny Kaye Show. He has also starred in many movies.
References[change | change source]
- Dena Kaye interview on TCM January 18, 2013. Her father was actually born in 1911 but, for reasons unknown to her, changed it to 1913. FBI records also show 1911.
- Tony Woolway (4 March 1987). "Danny Kaye Dies, Age 74". icWales. Retrieved 14 May 2008.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Danny Kaye at Wikimedia Commons
- Danny Kaye on IMDb
- Danny Kaye tribute and fan website
- Tribute to Danny Kaye in The Court Jester
- Danny! – The Definitive Danny Kaye Fan Site
- Royal Engineers Museum Danny Kaye in Korea 1952
- Literature on Danny Kaye
- N.Y. Times Obituary for Danny Kaye