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Sid Caesar

Sid Caesar

American comic actor and writer
Isaac Sidney Caesar was an American actor, comedian and writer. With a career spanning 60 years, he was best known for two pioneering 1950s live television series: Your Show of Shows, which was a 90-minute weekly show watched by 60 million people, and its successor, Caesar's Hour, both of which influenced later generations of comedians.Wikipedia
BornSeptember 8, 1922
HometownYonkers, New York (state), United States
Net worth$10 million
Height6'0" (1.83m)
SpouseFlorence Levy
ChildrenKaren Caesar, Michele Caesar, Rick Caesar
ParentsMax Caesar, Ida Caesar
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Videos

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Albums

New Parents [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, January 10, 1965]
New Parents [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, January 10, 1965]
2020
Meeting Girlfriend's Parents [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, June 13, 1965]
Meeting Girlfriend's Parents [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, June 13, 1965]
2020
French Restaurant [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, February 28, 1971]
French Restaurant [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, February 28, 1971]
2020
Bachelor With a Cold [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, December 6, 1964]
Bachelor With a Cold [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, December 6, 1964]
2020

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1957Emmy (Primetime)Best Continuing Performance By a Comedian in a SeriesCaesar's HourWinner