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Gertrude Berg (Tilly Edelstein) was born on 3 October, 1898 in New York City, New York, USA, is an Actress, Writer, Producer. Discover Gertrude Berg's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of Gertrude Berg networth?

Popular As Tilly Edelstein
Occupation actress,writer,producer
Age 68 years old
Zodiac Sign Libra
Born 3 October 1898
Birthday 3 October
Birthplace New York City, New York, USA
Date of death 14 September, 1966
Died Place New York City, New York, USA
Nationality USA

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Who Is Gertrude Berg's Husband?

Her husband is Lewis Berg (1918 - 14 September 1966) ( her death) ( 3 children)

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Gertrude Berg Net Worth

Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Gertrude Berg worth at the age of 68 years old? Gertrude Berg’s income source is mostly from being a successful Actress. She is from USA. We have estimated Gertrude Berg's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Source of Income Actress

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Profiled in book "Funny Ladies" by Stephen Silverman. [1999]


Biography in: "Who's Who in Comedy" by Ronald S. Smith, pg. 44-45. New York: Facts on File, 1992. ISBN 0816023387


Won Broadway's 1959 Tony Award as Best Actress (Dramatic) for "A Majority of One."


In 1952, Gertrude and hes husband adopted two war orphans who resided in Europe with foster families. They were a 10 year old Italian boy and a 12 year old French girl.


Getrude Berg's "The Goldbergs" (on NBC and CBS from 1931 to 1950) was inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame in 1989.


Gertrude was born in New York City and her father owned a summer resort hotel. While in her teens, she wrote dialogues about her father and grandfather and recited them to guests at the hotel. This was the beginning of her writing which eventually led her to write "The Goldbergs". She married British-born Lewis Berg who was a chemical engineer and they moved to Louisiana where they lived on a sugar plantation for several years. Eventually they moved back to new York in the same neighborhood where Gertrude grew up. Gertrude returned to college in late 20's. During this time a friend took her to a radio network executive for whom she read one of her scripts. He liked it so much, he said he would put the show on the radio as a series if she would play the leading role. It premiered in 1929 and lasted till 1946 with over 5000 scripts.


Her two children were Cherney Berg (1922-2003) and Harriet (1926-2003).