Milton BerleAge: 93
Emmy Award-winning actor who began his career as a vaudeville performer before moving on to radio. He made his mark in television, however, starring in Texaco Star Theater. Berle's broad appeal helped spark the popularity of television and earned him the nickname “Mr. Television.” His film credits include It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World, Always Leave Them Laughing, and Broadway Danny Rose.Died: Los Angeles, March 27, 2002
Information Please® Database, © 2007 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.
More on Milton Berle from Infoplease: