Henny Youngman

Henny Youngman

Born: March 16, 1906

Died: February 24, 1998

Nationality: American

Occupation: Comedian

Biography: Henry Henny Youngman was a British-American comedian and violinist famous for one-liners, short, simple jokes usually delivered rapid-fire. His best known one-liner was Take my wife please.

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Source/Notes: quoted from Lawrence J. Epstein's The Haunted Smile: The Story of Jewish Comedians in America (2001)

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