- Name: Jack Benny
- Born: 02/14/1894
- Died: 12/26/1974 (80 years old)
- Occupation: Actor, comedian, vaudevillian, violinist
- Known for: The Jack Benny Program
Jack Benny (born Benjamin Kubelsky; February 14, 1894 – December 26, 1974) was an American entertainer, who transitioned from modest success playing violin on the vaudeville circuit to a highly popular comedic career in radio, television, and film. He was known for his comic timing and the ability to cause laughter with a pregnant pause or a single expression, such as his signature exasperated “Well!”
Birth Name: Benjamin Kubelsky
Alias: Benjamin Kubelsky
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Death Place: Los Angeles, California, U.S.