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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
 1967 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Mr. Willoughby / Dr. Lyman Rutter
- The Suburbia Affair (1967) ... Mr. Willoughby / Dr. Lyman 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)
 1943 Higher and Higher
Sir Victor Fitzroy Victor
 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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Personal Details

Other Works:

In 1962, he hosted several episodes of a proposed TV anthology series called "The Victor Borge Comedy Theatre." The series, developed by Desilu, wasn't picked up by a network. See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

Alternate Names:

Børge Rosenbaum
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Personal Quote:

Laughter is the shortest distance between two people. See more »

Trivia:

One of his famous skits involves "phonetic punctuation", in which he accents commas, question marks and periods with sound effects. See more »

Nickname:

The Great Dane See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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