George Burns

Born Jan 20, 1896
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

George Burns Stats


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


: 5 ft 6 in (1.7 m)


: Ashkenazi Jews | Jewish people


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: January 20, 1896

Place of Birth

: New York City

Date of Death

: March 9, 1996

Place of Death

: Beverly Hills

Cause of Death

: Cardiac arrest | Natural causes