Red Skelton
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Red Skelton
*July 18, 1913 Vincennes, Indiana, USA
as Richard Bernard Skelton
September 17, 1997 Rancho Mirage, California, USA

American entertainer active in film, television and radio.

Films

1965

Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes

1960

Ocean's Eleven

1956

Around the World in Eighty Days

1954

The Great Diamond Robbery

1953

Half a Hero
The Clown

1952

Lovely to Look at

1951

Texas Carnival
Excuse My Dust

1950

Duchess of Idaho
Three Little Words
The Fuller Brush Girl
The Yellow Cab Man
Watch the Birdie

1949

Neptune's Daughter

1948

The Fuller Brush Man
A Southern Yankee

1947

Merton of the Movies

1945

Ziegfeld Follies

1944

Bathing Beauty

1943

I Dood It
Thousands Cheer
Whistling in Brooklyn
Du Barry Was a Lady

1942

Ship Ahoy
Maisie Gets Her Man
Whistling in Dixie

1941

Dr. Kildare's Wedding Day
The People vs. Dr. Kildare
Lady Be Good
Whistling in the Dark

1940

Flight Command

1938

Having Wonderful Time


Imdb: 0804026

VIAF: 29722266
Books on Red Skelton
Wes D. Gehring
Seeing Red: The Skelton in Hollywood's Closet, An Analytical Biograhy
Davenport, Iowa, 2001

Arthur Marx
Red Skelton
New York, 1979
Books with substantial mentioning of Red Skelton
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

Friederike Mat (ed.)
Unsere Filmlieblinge, Ein Bilderbuch
Wien, München, Düsseödorf, Bozen, 1956
Books with an entry on Red Skelton
Beth A. Fhaner (editor), Devra M. Sladics and Jeff Hermann (Contributing Editors)
Magill's Cinema Annual 1998, 17th Edition. A Survey of the Films of 1997
Detroit; London, 1998

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

Paul Michael, editor in chief. James Robert Parish, associate editor
The American movies reference book, The sound era
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.,, 1969