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Jack Benny 

Fun Fact

After his television career ended, Benny played violin at benefit concerts with symphony orchestras nationwide. 
Jack Benny 
 
Born: 2/14/1894 
Location:  
Hometown: Waukegan 
Grammar School:  
High School: Central High School, Waukegan 
Died:  12/26/1974 
Benjamin Kubelsky, known as Jack Benny, began his show business career as a violinist for vaudeville companies. He branched out into comedy while performing for the U.S. Navy. He became a mainstay on radio with his comic routines for NBC and CBS. Benny made the transition to television on The Jack Benny Show (1955-1965).