Jimmy Durante
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Jimmy Durante
*February 10, 1893 Brooklyn, New York, USA
as James Francis Durante
January 29, 1980 Santa Monica, California, USA

American singer, pianist, comedian, and actor.

Films

1994

Thats Entertainment! III

1963

It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

1962

Billy Rose's Jumbo

1960

Pepe

1957

Beau James
The Heart of Show Business

1950

The Great Rupert

1948

On an Island with You

1947

It Happened in Brooklyn
This Time for Keeps

1946

Two Sisters from Boston

1944

Two Girls and a Sailor
Music for Millions

1942

The Man Who Came to Dinner

1941

You're in the Army Now

1940

Melody Ranch

1938

Little Miss Broadway
Start Cheering
Sally, Irene and Mary

1936

Land Without Music

1935

Carnival

1934

Hollywood Party
Student Tour
Palooka
George White's Scandals

1933

Hollywood on Parade
Hollywood on Parade No. 9
Meet the Baron
What-No Beer?

1932

The Passionate Plumber
Speak Easily
The Wet Parade

1931

The Cuban Love Song

1930

Roadhouse Nights
The March of Time


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Books on Jimmy Durante
Books with substantial mentioning of Jimmy Durante
Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 3. Actors and Actresses
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Ronald L. Smith
Who's Who in Comedy, Comedians, Comics and Clowns From Vaudeville to Today's Stand-ups
New York, Oxford, 1992

James Robert Parish and William T. Leonard with Gregory W. Mank and Charles Hoyt
The Funsters
New Rochelle, New York, 1979

James Robert Parish and Ronald L. Bowers
The MGM Stock Company, The Golden Era
New Rochelle, N.Y., 1974
Books with an entry on Jimmy Durante
Kay Weniger
Das große Personenlexikon des Films, Zweiter Band, C-F
Berlin, 2001

Anthony Slide (ed.)
Selected Vaudeville Criticism
Metuchen, N.J., & London, 1988

Stanley Appelbaum and James Camner (editors)
Stars of the American Musical Theater in Historic Photographs, 361 Portraits from the 1860s to 1950
New York, 1981

Joe Franklin
Encyclopedia of Comedians
Secaucus, N.J., 1979