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Jack Gilford (Jacob Aaron Gellman) was born on 25 July, 1908 in Lower East Side, New York, NY, is an American film actor. Discover Jack Gilford'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 Jack Gilford networth?
|Popular As||Jacob Aaron Gellman|
|Age||82 years old|
|Born||25 July 1908|
|Birthplace||Lower East Side, New York, NY|
|Date of death||June 4, 1990|
|Died Place||New York, NY|
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Jack Gilford Height, Weight & Measurements
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Who Is Jack Gilford's Wife?
His wife is Madeline Lee (m. 1949–1990)
|Wife||Madeline Lee (m. 1949–1990)|
|Children||Joe Gilford, Sam Max Gilford, Lisa Gilford|
Jack Gilford Net Worth
His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Jack Gilford worth at the age of 82 years old? Jack Gilford’s income source is mostly from being a successful Actor. He is from NY. We have estimated Jack Gilford's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2021||$1 Million - $5 Million|
|Salary in 2020||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2019||Pending|
|Salary in 2019||Under Review|
|Source of Income||Actor|
Jack Gilford Social Network
|Wikipedia||Jack Gilford Wikipedia|
Biography in: "Who's Who in Comedy" by Ronald L. Smith, pg. 179-180. New York: Facts on File, 1992. ISBN 0816023387
Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume Two, 1986-1990, pages 325-327. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1999.
Several reference books and magazine cast-lists name him as having appeared in "The Fixer" (1968), but he is not in the film; he was cut out of it entirely.
He was most recognized for being the rubber-faced guy on the "Cracker Jacks" commercials for a dozen years, from 1960-1972. He was nominated for Tony awards on Broadway for best supporting actor in the musical, "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum", and "Cabaret". The song "Meeskite" was written for him by John Kander & Fred Ebb.
During the 1950s, he was a victim of the The House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC) blacklisting which stalled his TV career until the early 1960s. But after that, he became a regular popular comic character actor on dozens of TV series and movies.
Jack Gilford was born in Brooklyn, New York, as Yankel Gellman. He began his career in the Amateur Nights of the 1930s moving on to nightclubs as an innovative comedian doing satire and pantomime. He was a regular at the Greenwich Village nightspot, Cafe Society and hosted shows featuring Zero Mostel, Billie Holiday and jazz greats like Hazel Scott. It is said that he invented the expression, "The butler did it!", as part of one of his movie satire routines. He also did a facial pantomime of "Pea Soup Coming to a Boil".