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Don Ameche (Dominic Felix Amici) was born on 31 May, 1908 in Kenosha, WI, is an American actor. Discover Don Ameche's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of Don Ameche networth?

Popular As Dominic Felix Amici
Occupation actor,soundtrack,director
Age 85 years old
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Born 31 May 1908
Birthday 31 May
Birthplace Kenosha, WI
Date of death December 6, 1993
Died Place Scottsdale, AZ
Nationality WI

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Don Ameche Height, Weight & Measurements

At 85 years old, Don Ameche height is 5' 10½" (1.79 m) .

Physical Status
Height 5' 10½" (1.79 m)
Weight Not Available
Body Measurements Not Available
Eye Color Not Available
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Who Is Don Ameche's Wife?

His wife is Honore Prendergast (m. 1932–1986)

Family
Parents Not Available
Wife Honore Prendergast (m. 1932–1986)
Sibling Not Available
Children Lonnie Ameche, Dominic Ameche, Bonnie Ameche, Connie Ameche, Ronald Ameche, Thomas Ameche

Don Ameche Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Don Ameche worth at the age of 85 years old? Don Ameche’s income source is mostly from being a successful Actor. He is from WI. We have estimated Don Ameche's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

So Goes My Love (1946)$100 .000

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1992

Biography in: "Who's Who in Comedy" by Ronald S. Smith, pg. 51-53 (article titled "The Bickersons"). New York: Facts on File, 1992. ISBN 0816023387

1991

Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume 3, 1991-1993, pages 11-13. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2001.

1983

He frequently apologized to his Trading Places (1983) co-star Eddie Murphy for the racist statements that his character made in the film.

1972

He was considered for the role of Don Vito Corleone in The Godfather (1972) before Marlon Brando was cast. He was later mentioned by name in The Godfather Part III (1990) when Joey Zasa (Joe Mantegna said, "We got Don Ameche, who played the guy that invented the telephone," a reference to his role as Alexander Graham Bell in The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939).

1971

In The French Connection (1971), a Mafia figure is followed to New York City building in which "the actor, Don Ameche, lives".

1950

As his film popularity waned in the 1950s, he continued working in theater and some TV.

1948

Became a father for the sixth time at age 39 when his wife Honore gave birth to their daughter Constance Victoria Ameche on February 22, 1948.

1946

He died only eight days before his So Goes My Love (1946) co-star Myrna Loy.

1945

Became a father for the fifth time at age 36 when his wife Honore gave birth to their daughter Barbara Balinda Ameche on March 13, 1945.

1944

Attended Hollywood for Dewey Rally on Oct. 18, 1944. Other attendees included: Randolph Scott, George Burns, Gracie Allen, Ginger Rogers and Barbra Stanwyck.

1943

Although he played Tod Andrews' father in Heaven Can Wait (1943), he was only six years his senior in real life.

1940

Became a father for the fourth time at age 32 when his wife Honore gave birth to their son Lawrence Michael Ameche on July 20, 1940.

1939

Portrayed Alexander Graham Bell in The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939) in 1939. In 1957 his brother, Jim Ameche, portrayed Bell in The Story of Mankind (1957).

1936

Ameche's salary, which was $34,499 in 1936 and $51,833 in 1937, grew to $147,824 in 1940.

1935

Became a father for the second time at age 27 when his wife Honore gave birth to their son Ronald Ameche on December 30, 1935. He died on January 2, 2001 in Iowa, aged 65.

1933

Became a father for the first time at age 25 when his wife Honore gave birth to their son Dominic Felix Ameche--aka Don Ameche Jr. on October 3, 1933.

1930

Don Ameche was a versatile and popular American film actor in the 1930s and '40s, usually as the dapper, mustached leading man. He was also popular as a radio master of ceremonies during this time.