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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1982 Won
Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award
1955 Won
Honorary Award

For his unique talents, his service to the Academy, the motion picture industry, and the American ... More

For his unique talents, his service to the Academy, the motion picture industry, and the American people.


Golden Globes, USA

1982 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Skokie (1981)
1959 Won
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Comedy or Musical
Me and the Colonel (1958)
1957 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Comedy or Musical
The Court Jester (1955)
1953 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Comedy or Musical
Hans Christian Andersen (1952)
1952 Won
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Comedy or Musical
On the Riviera (1951)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1986 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Performer in a Comedy Series
The Cosby Show (1984)
For playing "Dr. Burns". For episode "The Dentist".
1982 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Classical Program in the Performing Arts
Live from Lincoln Center (1976)
Shared with:
For episode "An Evening with Danny Kaye and the New York Philharmonic"
1965 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Achievements in Entertainment - Actors and Performers
The Danny Kaye Show (1963)
1964 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Musical Program or Series
The Danny Kaye Show (1963)
1963 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Musical Program or Series
The Danny Kaye Show with Lucille Ball (1962)

Laurel Awards

1960 2nd place
Golden Laurel
Top Male Musical Performance
The Five Pennies (1959)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

1983 Won
Life Achievement Award

Walk of Fame

1960 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 8 February 1960. At 6563 Hollywood Blvd.
Recording
On 8 February 1960. At 6125 Hollywood Blvd.
Radio
On 8 February 1960. At 6101 Hollywood Blvd.

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