George Burns

George Burns

Born Jan 20, 1896
  • Comedian, Actor, Television Producer, Radio personality, Writer
George Burns, born Nathan Birnbaum, was an American comedian, actor, and writer. He was one of the few entertainers whose career successfully spanned vaudeville, film, radio, and television. His arched eyebrow and cigar smoke punctuation became familiar trademarks for over three-quarters of a centur...

George Burns Stats


: Nathan Birnbaum, Nattie, George N. Burns, Nattie Birnbaum, Burns, Naftaly Birnbaum, Naftaly (Nathan) Birnbaum


: Comedian, Actor, Television Producer, Radio personality, Writer


: 5 ft 6 in (1.7 m)


: Ashkenazi Jews


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Jan 20, 1896 - Mar 9, 1996 (100 years old)

Place of Birth

: New York City

Date of Death

: Mar 9, 1996

Place of Death

: Beverly Hills

Cause of Death

: Cardiac arrest | Natural causes

George Burns Film Roles

  1. A Damsel in Distress
  2. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
    Mr. Kite
  3. The Sunshine Boys
    Al Lewis
  4. We're Not Dressing
  5. College Humor
    College Humor
  6. Just You and Me, Kid
  7. College Swing
  8. Oh, God!
  9. Oh, God! Book II
  10. International House

George Burns Film Appearances

  1. The Lion Roars Again
  2. Alan King: Inside the Comedy Mind: Gold Collection
  3. Let Me In, I Hear Laughter: A Salute to the Friars Club
  4. Classic TV Comedians
  5. Bing Crosby's White Christmas USO All Star Show

George Burns TV Starring Roles

  1. Wendy and Me
  2. George Burns Comedy Week
  3. The George Burns Show
  4. The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show
    George Burns
    The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show

George Burns TV Guest Roles

  1. George Burns/Spike Jones Show
  2. Host: Bing Crosby
  3. Burns And Allen Show
  4. Oh! George Burns
  5. Say Goodbye, Rose
  6. George Burns
  7. How Jack Met George Burns
  8. Host: Lou Rawls
  9. Quentin Reynolds Writing the Life of Jack Benny
  10. Platinum on the Rocks

George Burns TV Appearances

  1. George Burns Celebrates 80 Years in Show Business
  2. The George Burns One-Man Show

George Burns Albums

  1. George Burns Sings
  2. I Wish I Was Eighteen Again

George Burns Books

  1. 100 years, 100 stories
  2. My leader in life
  3. All my best friends
  4. George Burns
  5. Dear George
  6. Dr. Burns' Prescription for happiness
  7. The third time around
  8. The most of George Burns
  9. Gracie: A Love Story