Jack Benny

Feb 14, 1894


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… More


Jack Benny Videos

It's A Mad Mad Mad Mad World
2 minutes 41 seconds
4 minutes 35 seconds
To Be Or Not To Be
2 minutes 39 seconds
That's Entertainment! III
1 minutes 28 seconds
A Guide For The Married Man
3 minutes 43 seconds

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