Phil Silvers

Birthday
May 11, 1911

Bio: Growing up in the squalid Brownsville section of Brooklyn, Phil Silvers used his excellent tenor voice and facility for cracking jokes to escape a life of poverty. He was discovered as a young teen by vaudevillian Gus Edwards who hired him to perform in his schoolroom act. Silvers' singing career ended when his voice changed at 16, whereupon he took acting jobs in… More

Filmography

Phil Silvers Videos

It's A Mad Mad Mad Mad World
2 minutes 41 seconds
Summer Stock
3 minutes 52 seconds
Cover Girl
19 seconds
Kolchak: The Night Stalker
1 minutes 4 seconds
Lucky Me
3 minutes 37 seconds

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