Born: January 31, 1892
Died: October 10, 1964
Occupation: Comedian, actor, dancer
Biography: Eddie Cantor, born Edward Israel Iskowitz, was an American illustrated song performer, comedian, dancer, singer, actor and songwriter. Familiar to Broadway, radio, movie and early television audiences, this Apostle of Pep was regarded almost as a family member by millions because his top-rated radio shows revealed intimate stories and amusing anecdotes about his wife Ida and five daughters.