Phil Baker

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Birthday
26, 1896
Birthplace
Philadelphia, PA
Death Date
Nov 30, 1963 (67)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
26, 1896
Birthplace
Philadelphia, PA
Death Date
Nov 30, 1963 (67)

About

Comedian, songwriter, stage actor and radio personality known for partnering with performer Ben Bernie. He hosted the NBC radio program Take It or Leave It from 1941 to 1947.

Before Fame

He went to school in Boston and began his stage career in vaudeville productions as a teenager.

Trivia

When World War I broke out he took a hiatus from his successful show business career to join the US Navy.

Family Life

He had four children with Peggy Cartwright and two children with Danish Model Ingraad Erik.

Associated With

He co-starred in The Gang's All Here with Carmen Miranda .