Isaac Sidney Caesar
September 8, 1922
Yonkers, New York, U.S.
|Died||February 12, 2014 (aged 91)|
|Occupation||Actor, comedian, writer, musician, producer|
|Known for||Your Show of Shows|
|Spouse(s)||Florence Levy (m.1943–2010; her death)|
Sid Caesar (Isaac Sidney Caesar; September 8, 1922 – February 12, 2014) was an American comedian and actor. Caesar stared in Your Show of Shows from 1950 until 1954 and in Grease as Coach Calhoun. Before becoming a comedian, Caesar was a musician. He won two Emmy Awards during his career.
Caesar was born on September 8, 1922 in Yonkers, New York. He was of Polish-Russian-Jewish descent. Caesar was married to Florence Levy from 1943 until her death in 2010. They had three children.
References[change | change source]
- "Sid Caesar - Biography - Movies & TV - NYTimes.com". movies.nytimes.com. 2011. Retrieved February 22, 2011.
- Murray, Susan (2002). "Sid Caesar". St. James Encyclopedia of Pop Culture. Archived from the original on 2012-07-10. Retrieved 2013-08-15.
- "Sid Caesar Biography (1922-)". www.filmreference.com.
- "Sid Caesar Dead: Comedy Titan Was 91". The Hollywood Reporter. 12 February 2014.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Official Sid Caesar website Archived 2022-04-11 at the Wayback Machine
- Sid Caesar on IMDb
- Sid Caesar at the Internet Broadway Database
- Sid Caesar at AllMovie
- Sid Caesar Biography from Museum of Broadcast Communications Archived 2013-09-29 at the Wayback Machine
- Sid Caesar Biography from New York Times Archived 2003-06-16 at the Wayback Machine
- Archival Television Audio on Sid Caesar