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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1976 Won
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
The Sunshine Boys (1975)

Golden Globes, USA

1976 Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actor - Musical/Comedy
The Sunshine Boys (1975)
Tied with Walter Matthau for The Sunshine Boys (1975).

Primetime Emmy Awards

1990 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Performance in Informational Programming
A Conversation with... (1988)
1984 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program
George Burns Celebrates 80 Years in Show Business (1983)
1978 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Special - Comedy-Variety or Music
The George Burns One-Man Show (1977)
Shared with:

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1985 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actor
Oh, God! You Devil (1984)
1978 Won
Saturn Award
Best Actor
Oh, God! (1977)

American Comedy Awards, USA

1988 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award in Comedy
1987 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award in Comedy

British Comedy Awards

1991 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award
International.

Golden Apple Awards

1975 Won
Golden Apple
Male Star of the Year

Who, after open-heart surgery at the age of 79, has come back to star in The Sunshine Boys (1975), ... More

Who, after open-heart surgery at the age of 79, has come back to star in The Sunshine Boys (1975), is writing his autobiography and is going to do a concert in London. He gives and performs freely for charity whenever asked and has always been one of the most revered figures in show business.


Screen Actors Guild Awards

1995 Won
Life Achievement Award

Venice Film Festival

1980 Won
Pasinetti Award
Best Actor
Going in Style (1979)
Shared with:

Walk of Fame

1960 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 8 February 1960. At 1639 Vine Street.
Television
On 8 February 1960. At 6510 Hollywood Blvd.
Live Performance
On 8 February 1960. At 6672 Hollywood Blvd.

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