Jack Benny

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Jack Benny
Birth name Benjamin Kubelsky
Born February 14, 1894 in Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died December 26, 1974 in Beverly Hills, California, USA from pancreatic cancer
Notable Roles
Notable Episodes
Awards star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Contents

Roles

Starring Roles

Series Role Year(s) Season(s)
The Jack Benny Program Himself 1950–1965 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15

Guest Starring Roles

Series Role Episode Airdate
General Electric Theater Tom Jones 3x09 - The Face Is Familiar November 21, 1954
General Electric Theater Sheldon Weeks 4x21 - The Honest Man February 19, 1956
General Electric Theater Harold Fenton 5x23 - The Fenton Touch March 3, 1957
The DuPont Show of the Week Himself 1x04 - USO — Wherever They Go! October 8, 1961
Checkmate Jack Bowen 2x12 - A Funny Thing Happened on My Way to the Game January 3, 1962
Here's Lucy Himself 1x02 - Lucy Visits Jack Benny September 30, 1968
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Himself 2x12 - Show 26 December 16, 1968
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Himself 2x14 - Show 28 January 6, 1969
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Himself 2x17 - Show 31 January 27, 1969
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Himself 2x20 - Show 34 February 17, 1969
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Himself 3x12 - Show 52 December 1, 1969
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Himself 3x19 - Show 59 January 26, 1970
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Guest Performer 3x20 - Show 60 February 2, 1970
Here's Lucy Himself 3x11 - Lucy and Jack Benny's Biography November 23, 1970
Here's Lucy Himself 3x22 - Lucy and Carol Burnett February 8, 1971
Here's Lucy Himself 4x09 - Lucy and the Celebrities November 15, 1971
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Himself 6x06 - Show 122 October 16, 1972
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Himself 6x09 - Show 125 November 13, 1972

Specials and Made-for-TV Movies

Title Role Airdate Series/Banner
Jack Benny's Birthday Special Himself February 17, 1969
Jack Benny's First Farewell Special Himself January 18, 1973
Jack Benny's Second Farewell Special Himself January 24, 1974

Talk, News and Game Show Appearances

Memorable Moments

Awards and Accolades

Primetime Emmy Awards

(2 Wins in 4 Nominations)

  • Won: Best Actor in a Comedy Series (1958, 1959)
The Jack Benny Program

Trivia