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Victor Borge (1909–2000)

Pianist, composer, songwriter, entertainer and actor, educated at Borgerdydskolen and the Conservatory of Copenhagen. He studied with Egon Petri and Frederic Lammond. His concert career began in 1922, and he performed in a musical revue in 1934, and in films by 1937. Arriving in the US in 1940, he made his American radio debut on the Bing Crosby ... See full bio »

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 1982 The King of Comedy
Victor Borge
 1975 Consumer Survival Kit (TV Series)
 1967 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Mr. Willoughby / Dr. Rutter
- The Suburbia Affair (1967) ... Mr. Willoughby / Dr. Rutter
 1966 The Daydreamer
Zenith (The Second Tailor) (voice)
 1965 Mr. Belvedere (TV Movie)
Lynn Belvedere
 1951 The James Melton Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1951)
 1944 The Story of Dr. Wassell
Man (uncredited)
 1939 De tre måske fire
Kontorist - Bøjesen (as Børge Rosenbaum)
 1938 Alarm
Tjener Cæsar (as Børge Rosenbaum)
 1937 Der var engang en Vicevært
Komponist Bøegh
 1937 Frk. Møllers jubilæum
Klaverstemmer Asmussen
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He performed in his show, "Victor Borge - Comedy in Music," at the Shaftesbury Theatre in London, England. See more »

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6 Biographical Movies | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Børge Rosenbaum

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A woman complimenting me on my act one night told me she hadn't laughed so much since her husband died. See more »


His son, Ron Borge, appeared many times on stage with his father as the timid page turner. See more »


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