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Milton Berle (July 12, 1908 – March 27, 2002), born Milton Berlinger, was an Emmy-winning American comedian and actor. As the manic host of NBC`s Texaco Star Theater (1948–55), he was the first major star of television and as such became known as Uncle Miltie and Mr. Television to millions during TV`s golden age. As "Mr. Television," Berle was one of the first seven people to be inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame in 1984. The following year, he appeared on NBC`s Amazing Stories (created by Steven Spielberg) in an episode called "Fine Tuning". In this episode, friendly aliens from space receive TV signals from the Earth of the 1950s and travel to Hollywood in search of their idols, Lucille Ball, Jackie Gleason, The Three Stooges, Burns and Allen—and Milton Berle. Speaking gibberish, Berle is the only person able to communicate directly with the aliens.
After twice marrying and divorcing Joyce Mathews, a showgirl, Berle in 1953 married Ruth Cosgrove, a onetime publicist; she died in 1989. He married his fourth wife, Lorna Adams, a fashion designer, in 1991. He had two children, Victoria (adopted by Berle and Mathews) and William (adopted by Berle and Cosgrove). Berle also had two stepdaughters from his marriage to Lorna Adams—Leslie and Susan Brown, who is married to actor Richard Moll. In later life, Berle found solace in Christian Science and called himself a Jew and a Christian Scientist.
In April 2001, Berle announced that he was suffering from a cancerous tumor in his colon, but would not undergo surgery. At the time of the announcement, Berle`s wife said the tumor was growing so slowly that it would take ten to twelve years to affect him in any significant or life-threatening way. Unfortunately, less than one year after the announcement, Berle died on March 27, 2002 in Los Angeles, California
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Milton Berle (July 12, 1908 – March 27, 2002) was an American comedian and actor. As the host of NBC's Texaco Star Theater (1948–55), he was the first major American television star and was known to millions of viewers as "Uncle Miltie" and "Mr. Television" during TV's golden age.
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(1970s) TV commercial: Firestone Tires, (1996) TV commercial (with a Las Vegas, NV theme): Taco Bell, (1990) TV commercial: BVD underwear, (Mid-1970s): TV commercials: Lums restaurants.
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Milton Berle died on 27th March, 2002. His last relationship was with Lorna Adams, they were married for 10 years.
During his life he was married to Lorna Adams from 1991 to 2002, Ruth Cosgrove from 1953 to 1989 and Joyce Mathews from 1941 to 1950.
He also dated Marlene Dietrich in 1978, Ann Miller in 1950, Adele Jergens in 1948, Marilyn Monroe in 1948, Linda Darnell from 1940 to 1941, Mary Beth Hughes in 1940, Aimee Semple McPherson in 1930, Pola Negri, Theda Bara, Myrna Dell, Lana Turner, Ann Sheridan, Betty Hutton, Hedy Lamarr, Veronica Lake and Dorothy Kilgallen.
Milton Berle was rumored to have hooked up with Nancy Reagan and Lucille Ball.
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Just saw him on Stalked, then googled him through imdb. He did a great job.
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