Victor Borge (1909–2000)

Actor | Soundtrack | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Wolf Trap Presents Victor Borge: An 80th Birthday Celebration (1990) | A Yabba-Dabba-Doo Celebration!: 50 Years of Hanna-Barbera (1989) | Ein Mann - und ein Klavier (1961)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. More »
AKA 
Børge Rosenbaum
NICKNAMEs  
The Clown Prince of Denmark, The Great Dane
BORN 
Jan 3, 1909 (died Dec 23, 2000)

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Past Film & Video (8 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The King of ComedyThe King of Comedy Victor Borge  Less 1982 $20MM $2.5MM
  • Primary photo for The DaydreamerThe Daydreamer Zenith (The Second Tailor) (voice)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Story of Dr. WassellThe Story of Dr. Wassell Man (uncredited)  Less 1944 $2.7MM
  • Primary photo for Higher and HigherHigher and Higher Sir Victor Fitzroy Victor, Performer ("The Music Stopped" (1943), "You're On Your Own" (1943), "Symphony No.5 in C Minor, Op.67" (1809), "Symphony No.6 in B Minor (Pathétique), Op.74" (1893)) (uncredited)  Less 1943 $600K
  • Primary photo for De tre måske fireDe tre måske fire Kontorist - Bøjesen (as Børge Rosenbaum), Composer (as Børge Rosenbaum)  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for AlarmAlarm Tjener Cæsar (as Børge Rosenbaum)  Less 1938
  • Primary photo for Der var engang en ViceværtDer var engang en Vicevært Komponist Bøegh  Less 1937
  • Primary photo for Frk. Møllers jubilæumFrk. Møllers jubilæum Klaverstemmer Asmussen  Less 1937
Past Television (8 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Consumer Survival KitConsumer Survival Kit (TV Series) Actor  Less 1975–1982
  • Primary photo for The Man from U.N.C.L.E.The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series) Mr. Willoughby ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for Mr. BelvedereMr. Belvedere (TV Movie) Lynn Belvedere  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Victor Borge ShowThe Victor Borge Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1963 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for I've Got a SecretI've Got a Secret (TV Series) Writer ("Piano Concerto For Piano And Audience") ( 1 episode, 1961 ) , Performer ("Tea For Two") ( 1 episode, 1962 ) , Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1961 ) , Performer ("Piano Concerto For Piano And Audience") ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961–1962 2
    • Episode dated 8 October 1962 (Oct 8, 1962) Performer ("Tea For Two")  Less
    • Episode dated 24 May 1961 (May 24, 1961) Himself - Guest, Performer ("Piano Concerto For Piano And Audience"), Writer ("Piano Concerto For Piano And Audience")  Less
  • Primary photo for Victor Borge: Comedy in MusicVictor Borge: Comedy in Music (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1956 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 1956 )  Less 1956 2
  • Primary photo for Ford FestivalFord Festival (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Performer ("Little Red School House") ( 1 episode, 1949 ) , Himself - Comic Pianist ( 1 episode, 1949 )  Less 1949 1
    • Episode #3.4 (Oct 9, 1949) Himself - Comic Pianist, Performer ("Little Red School House") (uncredited)  Less
Self (99 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Victor Borge's Funniest MomentsVictor Borge's Funniest Moments (Video) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Legendary Victor BorgeThe Legendary Victor Borge (Video) Himself  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Dronning Ingrid - i følge Victor BorgeDronning Ingrid - i følge Victor Borge (TV Special) Himself (uncredited)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing ArtsThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (TV Special) Himself - Honoree  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Borge for alvorBorge for alvor (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Royal Variety PerformanceThe Royal Variety Performance (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The 52nd Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 52nd Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1995 $800K
  • Primary photo for CBS This MorningCBS This Morning (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Comic Relief VIComic Relief VI (TV Special) Himself  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Guest NightGuest Night (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Victor Borges Tivoli 150 årVictor Borges Tivoli 150 år (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Carnegie Hall at 100: A Place of DreamsCarnegie Hall at 100: A Place of Dreams (Video) Himself  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for GeraldoGeraldo (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Wolf Trap Presents Victor Borge: An 80th Birthday CelebrationWolf Trap Presents Victor Borge: An 80th Birthday Celebration (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Best of Victor Borge: Act One & TwoThe Best of Victor Borge: Act One & Two (Video) Himself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for A Yabba-Dabba-Doo Celebration!: 50 Years of Hanna-BarberaA Yabba-Dabba-Doo Celebration!: 50 Years of Hanna-Barbera (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Pat Sajak ShowThe Pat Sajak Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Hippodrome ShowThe Hippodrome Show (TV Series) Himself - Pianist ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Live from Her Majesty'sLive from Her Majesty's (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Sesame StreetSesame Street (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1978–1986 )  Less 1978–1986
  • Primary photo for The Royal Variety ShowThe Royal Variety Show (TV Special) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for All-Star Salute to Ford's TheaterAll-Star Salute to Ford's Theater (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Funniest Joke I Ever HeardThe Funniest Joke I Ever Heard (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for On Stage AmericaOn Stage America (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Koncert med Victor BorgeKoncert med Victor Borge (TV Movie) Himself - Conductor / Performer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Salute!Salute! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Her er dit livHer er dit liv (TV Series) Himself - Entertainer ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983
    • Hugo Horwitz (Aug 20, 1983) Himself - Entertainer  Less
  • Primary photo for Tom Cottle: Up CloseTom Cottle: Up Close (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The 36th Annual Tony AwardsThe 36th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing ArtsThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (TV Special) Himself  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Gala of Stars 1981Gala of Stars 1981 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Big ShowThe Big Show (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Ingrid Bergman: An All-Star SaluteIngrid Bergman: An All-Star Salute (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Muppet ShowThe Muppet Show (TV Series) Himself - Special Guest Star ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979
    • Victor Borge (Nov 3, 1979) Himself - Special Guest Star  Less
  • Primary photo for Live WednesdayLive Wednesday (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for LørdagshjørnetLørdagshjørnet (TV Series) Himself - Actor ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Pianist / Himself - Comic Pianist / Himself - Co-Host ( 14 episodes, 1971–1978 )  Less 1971–1978
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  • Primary photo for The Hollywood SquaresThe Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 6 episodes, 1977–1978 )  Less 1977–1978
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  • Primary photo for Good Morning AmericaGood Morning America (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The People's Command PerformanceThe People's Command Performance (TV Special) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Carpenters Very First Television SpecialCarpenters Very First Television Special (TV Special) Himself  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest / Himself - Guest Host ( 17 episodes, 1963–1976 )  Less 1963–1976
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  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1975–1976 )  Less 1975–1976
  • Primary photo for Celebrity SweepstakesCelebrity Sweepstakes (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for BBC Show of the WeekBBC Show of the Week (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Complete Victor BorgeThe Complete Victor Borge (TV Series) Himself  Less 1974– 
  • Primary photo for The Bob Braun ShowThe Bob Braun Show (TV Series) Himself - Pianist ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Electric CompanyThe Electric Company (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972
    • 166 (Dec 11, 1972) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for ParkinsonParkinson (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1970–1971 )  Less 1970–1971
  • Primary photo for Tyve femtenTyve femten (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for An Evening with Victor BorgeAn Evening with Victor Borge (TV Movie) Himself - Conductor / Performer  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself ( 3 episodes, 1962–1970 )  Less 1962–1970
  • Primary photo for This Is Tom JonesThis Is Tom Jones (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood PalaceThe Hollywood Palace (TV Series) Himself - Comic Pianist / Himself - Host / Himself - Singer ( 10 episodes, 1964–1969 )  Less 1964–1969
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  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin ShowThe Dean Martin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Sandler and Young's Kraft Music HallSandler and Young's Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Andy Williams ShowThe Andy Williams Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Allen Ludden's GalleryAllen Ludden's Gallery (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for DellaDella (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest Host ( 6 episodes, 1967–1969 )  Less 1967–1969
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  • Primary photo for The Smothers Brothers Comedy HourThe Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself - Cameo / Himself ( 2 episodes, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Jackie Gleason ShowThe Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Stig Lommer fortællerStig Lommer fortæller (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The World of ChristmasThe World of Christmas (TV Movie) Himself - Host  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Beautiful Phyllis Diller ShowThe Beautiful Phyllis Diller Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Laugh-InLaugh-In (TV Series) Himself - Guest Performer ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
    • Episode #2.9 (Nov 18, 1968) Himself - Guest Performer  Less
  • Primary photo for The Kraft Music HallThe Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Gala de l'UnicefGala de l'Unicef (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Match GameThe Match Game (TV Series) Himself - Team Captain ( 5 episodes, 1967 )  Less 1967
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  • Primary photo for I've Got a SecretI've Got a Secret (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 6 episodes, 1960–1966 )  Less 1960–1966
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  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself - Pianist / Comedian / Himself - Comedian / Himself / Himself - Guest Host / Himself - Comic Pianist ( 22 episodes, 1949–1965 )  Less 1949–1965
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  • Primary photo for The Bell Telephone HourThe Bell Telephone Hour (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Juke Box JuryJuke Box Jury (TV Series) Himself - Panellist ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The 19th Annual Tony AwardsThe 19th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Himself - Panelist / Himself - Mystery Guest / Himself - Mystery Guest #1 ( 12 episodes, 1952–1965 )  Less 1952–1965
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  • Primary photo for The Jack Paar ProgramThe Jack Paar Program (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1962–1964 )  Less 1962–1964
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself ( 3 episodes, 1949–1964 )  Less 1949–1964
  • Primary photo for The Victor Borge ShowThe Victor Borge Show (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1951–1963 )  Less 1951–1963
  • Primary photo for Ein Mann - und ein KlavierEin Mann - und ein Klavier (TV Movie) Himself - Host - Musician  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1959–1960 )  Less 1959–1960
  • Primary photo for The Many Sides of Mickey RooneyThe Many Sides of Mickey Rooney (TV Special) Himself - Sketch Actor  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Small WorldSmall World (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1959 )  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The Heart of Show BusinessThe Heart of Show Business (Short) Himself  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Victor Borge: Comedy in MusicVictor Borge: Comedy in Music (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1956 )  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for A.N.T.A. Album of 1955A.N.T.A. Album of 1955 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Person to PersonPerson to Person (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1954 )  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Christmas with the StarsChristmas with the Stars (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for The Colgate Comedy HourThe Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for The Arthur Murray PartyThe Arthur Murray Party (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Pianist / Himself - Actor ( 6 episodes, 1952 )  Less 1952
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  • Primary photo for The Frank Sinatra ShowThe Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series) Himself - Pianist ( 1 episode, 1952 )  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for TV ClubTV Club (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1950–1951 )  Less 1950–1951
  • Primary photo for The Fred Waring ShowThe Fred Waring Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for The Kate Smith Evening HourThe Kate Smith Evening Hour (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Four Star RevueFour Star Revue (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Cavalcade of StarsCavalcade of Stars (TV Series) Himself - Guest Comic Pianist / Himself ( 2 episodes, 1949–1950 )  Less 1949–1950
  • Primary photo for The Saturday Night Revue with Jack CarterThe Saturday Night Revue with Jack Carter (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1950 )  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for The Paul Whiteman's Goodyear RevueThe Paul Whiteman's Goodyear Revue (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1949 )  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for I folkets navnI folkets navn Self (as Børge Rosenbaum)  Less 1938
Archive Footage (13 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Victor Borge Around AustraliaVictor Borge Around Australia (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Verdens morsomste mandVerdens morsomste mand (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Victor Borge: 100 Years of Music & Laughter!Victor Borge: 100 Years of Music & Laughter! (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for DR2 tema: Arven fra DINSDR2 tema: Arven fra DINS (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Best of the Royal VarietyThe Best of the Royal Variety (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
    • The Comedians (Oct 26, 2006) Self (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Ed Sullivan All-Star Comedy SpecialEd Sullivan All-Star Comedy Special (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Legends of ComedyLegends of Comedy (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 1992 $3MM
  • Primary photo for Harry MåneskinHarry Måneskin (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1990 )  Less 1990
    • Episode #1.2 (1990) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (1990) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for TV-AvisenTV-Avisen (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Best of the Dean Martin ShowBest of the Dean Martin Show (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood PalaceThe Hollywood Palace (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
    • Episode #7.17 (Feb 7, 1970) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958
    • Episode #11.39 (Jun 22, 1958) Himself (archive footage)  Less

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