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Today in Jewish History - January 20 / Tevet 23

1896 January 20, - 1996 GEORGE BURNS (Nathan Birnbaum) (USA)

George Burns
Comedian and centenarian. Burns also began his career singing at the age of seven, although he did it on his own at street corners. In 1923, he began his life long partnership in entertainment with Gracie Allen who became his wife. Their radio program ran from 1932 -1949 and after which they moved into television. Burns won an Academy Award in 1975 for his appearance in The Sunshine Boys.

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