Jack Benny

Feb 14, 1894

Bio: Though born in a Chicago hospital, entertainer Jack Benny was a Waukegan boy through and through. The son of a Polish immigrant haberdasher, Benny studied the violin from an early age (he really could play, though he was certainly no virtuoso), and managed to find work in local theatre orchestras. As a teenager, Benny gave vaudeville a try with a musical act in… More


Jack Benny Videos

4 minutes 35 seconds
To Be Or Not To Be
1 minutes 38 seconds
Susan Slept Here
2 minutes 15 seconds

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