Danny Kaye an actor, singer, dancer, and comedian.

Danny Kaye (January 18, 1913 ā€“ March 3, 1987) was an American actor, singer, dancer, and comedian. Kaye starred in seventeen movies, notably “The Kid from Brooklyn” (1946), “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” (1947), “The Inspector General” (1949), “Hans Christian Andersen” (1952), “White Christmas” (1954), and “The Court Jester” (1956). Kaye was the first ambassador-at-large of UNICEF in 1954 and received the French Legion of Honor in 1986 for his years of work with the organization. Danny Kaye hosted the 24th Academy Awards in 1952 and has three stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his work in music, radio, and films.

Danny Kaye (1945)

Danny Kaye (1945)

Danny Kaye on the radio

Danny Kaye on the radio

Danny Kaye with daughter Dena and wife Sylvia Fine on the set of The Inspector General (1948)

Danny Kaye with daughter Dena and wife Sylvia Fine on the set of “The Inspector General” (1948)

Danny Kaye with Virginia Mayo in "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" (1947)

Danny Kaye with Virginia Mayo in
“The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” (1947)

Danny Kaye, Vera-Ellen and Bing Crosby in "White Christmas" (1954)

Danny Kaye, Vera-Ellen and Bing Crosby in “White Christmas” (1954)

Danny Kaye with Angela Lansbury and Glynis Johns in "The Court Jester" (1955)

Danny Kaye with Angela Lansbury and Glynis Johns in
“The Court Jester” (1955)

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