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David Burns Edit Profile

actor

David Burns, American actor. Recipient Tony award, 1958, 62, Emmy award, 1971. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1943.

Background

Burns, David was born on June 22, 1902 in New York City. Son of Harry and Dora Burns.

Education

Student in public schools.

Career

Appeared Broadway plays, Oklahoma, South Pacific, Two’s Company, Make Mine Manhattan, A Hole in the Head, The Music Man, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Hello Dolly, The Price, Sheep on the Runway, Lovely Ladies, Kind gentlemen. Motion pictures include Knock on Wood, Deep in My Heart, It’s Always Fair Weather, Let’s Make Love, Who is Harry Kellerman and Why is He Saying Those Terrible Things about Me. In Broadway production Do Ri Maine television appearances NBC, Columbia Broadcasting System.

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1943.

Connections

Married Mildred Todd.

father:
Harry Burns

mother:
Dora Burns

spouse:
Mildred Todd.