Born Herbert Khaury, he was a ukulele-playing falsetto singer and musical archivist best known for his rendition of the song "Tiptoe through the Tulips."
He played under the name Tiny Tim after being booked at a club that loved shorter performers.
He is famous for his appearances on The Johnny Carson Show.
He married Vicki Budinger on December 17, 1969, then Jan Alweiss on June 26, 1984, and finally Miss Sue Gardner on August 18, 1995.
He sang Cher's part in a duet cover of "I Got You Babe."