Danny Kaye vs Alain Wertheimer

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Net worth 2018
$13.35 Billion
Film & Theater Personalities
Industry
Fashion & Retail
Brooklyn
Residence
New York, New York
United States
Country
France
18/01/1911
BirthDay
17/04/1948
March 3, 1987
Died On
Children
3
Thomas Jefferson High School
Education
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
1987

He died of heart failure on March 3, 1987, at the age of 76

1983

He suffered from heart problems during the later years of his life and had quadruple bypass heart surgery in February 1983 during which he contracted hepatitis C from a blood transfusion

1970

He specialized in Chinese and Italian cooking and taught Chinese cooking classes at a San Francisco Chinese restaurant in the 1970s

1950

In the late 1950s, he became interested in learning to aviate

1949

He released his self-titled debut album in 1949 which was followed by the release of a single ‘I've Got a Lovely Bunch of Coconuts’ in 1950

1947

He became estranged from his wife around 1947 though they never officially divorced

1941

His portrayal of Russell Paxton in ‘Lady in the Dark’ in 1941 catapulted him to nationwide fame

1940

He was also a talented singer who began hosting his own CBS radio program in the 1940s, launching a number of hit songs, including ‘Dinah’ and ‘Minnie the Moocher’

1935

Danny Kaye soon ventured into films as well and made his film debut in a comedy short ‘Moon Over Manhattan’, in 1935

1934

Danny went to the Far East with the troupe in February 1934

1933

He received a big break in 1933 when he was selected as a member of the "Three Terpsichoreans", a vaudeville dance act

1930

During the late 1930s and early 1940s, he along with his new wife Sylvia, performed at La Martinique, a New York City nightclub

1948

Alain Wertheimer (born September 28, 1948) is a French businessman based in France who, with his brother Gerard, own the controlling interest in the House of Chanel and also have an investment in Bell & Ross