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Milton Berle

Milton Berle was born Milton Berlinger on July 12, 1908 in New York City. He was educated at New York Professional Children's School, and began performing at age 5. His first stage appearance was in "Florodora" in Atlantic City, New Jersey. He appeared at the Palace Theatre in New York in 1931, then in nightclubs and theatres. He appeared in the Broadway musicals "Saluta", "See My Lawyer" and "Ziegfeld Follies of 1943". His television debut was on experimental scanning-wheel television in Chicago in 1929. By 1934, he was on radio, was heard regularly on "The Ruby Vallee Hour", and attracted publicity as a regular on "The Gillette Original Community Sing".

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Jul 12, 1908 In New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour 1957-11-06
Latest Project:
Series Pioneers of Television 2008-01-02

Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 4 wins & 3 nominations.

Known For
Poster of The Daily Show
Poster of The Nanny
Poster of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
Poster of Amazing Stories
Pioneers of Television Himself / ... 2008-01-02
The Unexplained Unknown 1996-01-02
The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Modern Marvels Unknown 1995-01-01
Fudge Unknown 1995-01-07
Sister, Sister Unknown 1994-04-01
The Critic Unknown 1994-01-26
Due South Unknown 1994-04-23
American Justice: Target - Mafia Self 1993-03-19
The Nanny Unknown 1993-11-03
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Unknown 1990-09-10
Beverly Hills, 90210 Unknown 1990-10-04
Roseanne Unknown 1988-10-18
Matlock Unknown 1986-03-03
American Masters Unknown 1986-06-22
Amazing Stories Unknown 1985-09-29
Murder, She Wrote Unknown 1984-09-30
Fame Unknown 1982-01-07
The Fall Guy Unknown 1981-11-04
20/20 Unknown 1978-06-06
Diff'rent Strokes Unknown 1978-11-03
The Muppet Show Unknown 1977-04-23
The Love Boat Unknown 1977-05-05
CHiPs Unknown 1977-09-15
Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
M*A*S*H Unknown 1972-09-17
L'homme de fer Unknown 1967-09-14
Batman Unknown 1966-01-12
The Big Valley Unknown 1965-09-15
F Troop Unknown 1965-09-08
I Dream of Jeannie Unknown 1965-09-18
Get Smart Unknown 1965-09-18
The Lucy Show Unknown 1962-10-01
The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour Unknown 1957-11-06