On This Day

Jimmy Durante

Profession: Actor and Comedian

United States of America

Born: February 10, 1893
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, USA

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius

Died: January 29, 1980 (aged 86)
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

Historical Events

  • 1943-03-25 Jimmy Durante & Garry Moore premiere on radio
  • 1956-06-23 "Jimmy Durante Show" last airs on NBC-TV