Vaudeville comedian, pianist, and actor who was one of America’s most popular personalities from the 1920s through the 1970s. He was well known for his big nose, which he called “Schnozzola”, and his composition of “Inka Dinka Doo.”
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|FULL NAME:||Jimmy Francis Durante|
|BIRTH DATE:||February 10, 1893|
|BIRTHPLACE:||New York City|
|AGE:||126 years old|
Jimmy Francis Durante is a Comedian. After the death of his wife, Jeanne Olsen, in 1943, he began ending his radio program with the phrase, “Goodnight Mrs. Calabash, wherever you are,” as a tribute to her. He adopted a child, Cecilia Alicia, with his second wife Margaret. He left school in eight grade to become a ragtime pianist, joining the Original New Orleans Jazz Band, which later became known as Jimmy Durante’s Jazz Band. He later became a vaudeville star and radio personality as a part of the trio, Clayton, Jackson and Durante.
DID YOU KNOW He created the voice for Frosty the Snowman in the 1969 animated Christmas cartoon, Frosty the Snowman.
FACT Jim Henson ‘s Sesame Street modeled the voice and nose of Herrey Monster after him.
Currently, Jimmy Francis Durante is 126 years old. He will celebrate his 127th birthday on a Friday, February 10th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Jimmy Francis Durante’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, Aquarius’ life pursuit is to understand life’s mysteries and a secret desire to be unique and original. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, have intellectual conversations, are a good listener and dislike limitations, broken promises, being lonely, dull or boring situations, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are: progressive, original, independent, humanitarian, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental, uncompromising, aloof. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius are Leo and Sagittarius.
Jimmy Francis Durante was born in the Year of the Serpent. Snakes are a symbol of wisdom and wit, often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid. This year is the year of the Pig.
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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