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Tiny Tim (1932–1996)


Tiny Tim, the ukulele-playing singer of 1920s ditties who was a true icon of the 1960s, was born Herbert Khaury on April 12, 1932, in New York City. The son of a Lebanese father and Jewish mother, the young Khaury grew up in the Washington Heights section of Manhattan. A high school dropout, his interest in the popular music of the 1890s through ... See full bio »

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Known For

Private Parts
Private Parts Himself
(1997)
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself / Himself - Guest
(1968-1992)
Insidious
Insidious Soundtrack
(2010)

Filmography

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 2013 Getting On (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Dumped (2013) ... (performer: "I'm A Lonesome Little Raindrop" - uncredited)
 2013 Pretty Little Liars (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Guilty Girl's Handbook (2013) ... (performer: "Tiptoe Through the Tulips" - uncredited)
 2012 Deuce and a Quarter (Short) (performer: "I Got You Babe")
 2010 Wrecked (performer: "Tip Toe Through The Tulips With Me")
 2010/I Insidious (performer: "Tiptoe Through the Tulips")
 2010 American Idol (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Auditions: Chicago (2010) ... (performer: "Tip-Toe thru' the Tulips with Me" - uncredited)
 2006 Slipp Jimmy fri (performer: "Tip-Toe thru' the Tulips with Me")
 2006 Big Love (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Home Invasion (2006) ... (performer: "Livin' in the Sunlight, Lovin' in the Moonlight")
 2005 AMV Hell 3: The Motion Picture (performer: "Tip-toe Through the Tulips")
 1999 SpongeBob SquarePants (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Help Wanted/Reef Blower/Tea at the Treedome (1999) ... (performer: "Living in the Sunlight, Loving in the Moonlight")
 1997 Breaking Up (performer: "WEDDING BELLS")
 1997 Message to Love: The Isle of Wight Festival (Documentary) (performer: "There'll Always Be an England")
 1990 Q & A (performer: "TIP-TOE THRU' THE TULIPS WITH ME")
 1977 Kinky Tricks (performer: "Tip-Toe Thru' the Tulips With Me" - uncredited)
 1969 The Hollywood Palace (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.13 (1969) ... (performer: "In the Cool, Cool, Cool of the Evening")
 1968 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #22.2 (1968) ... (performer: "Hello, Hello", "As Time Goes By", "I Gave Her That" - uncredited)
 1968 You Are What You Eat (Documentary) (performer: "Be My Baby", "I Got You Babe')
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Other Works:

TV commercial: PSA on behalf of the National Council on Aging, with the tagline "Aging: Everybody's doing it, even Tiny!" See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 1 Interview | See more »


Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on early 20th-century American popular songs] They put love on an angelic throne. Love is the same today, except it's gone down to a more debased situation. Too many do's and don'ts. I want to thrill the audience with these songs from the days of the Victrola. You know, everyone talks of black man's soul, rhythm, and blues. No one talks about the white man's soul. The white man's soul, in music,... See more »

Trivia:

Married 17-year-old Vicki Budinger--"Miss Vicki"--on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962) on December 17, 1969. Over 45 million people tuned in to watch the marriage, which was broadcast live. It got the highest Nielsen ratings ever for a talk show--85% of all households watching television during that hour were watching the wedding. Photos of the ceremony ran in magazines and newspapers... See more »

Trademark:

Played the ukelele and sang falsetto

Star Sign:

Aries

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