Fred Astaire

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  • Birth Name: Frederick Austerlitz Jr.
  • Birth Place: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
  • Died: June 22, 1987
  • Profession: Actor, Dancer, Singer
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Awards

  • 1960, Emmy — Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Musical Program: Nominee
  • 1968, Emmy — Outstanding Musical or Variety Program: Nominee
  • 1961, Emmy — Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Musical Program or Series: Winner
  • 1961, Golden Globe — Cecil B. DeMille Award: Winner
  • 1959, Emmy — Best Single Performance by an Actor: Winner
  • 1978, Emmy — Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama or Comedy Special: Winner
  • 1951, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy: Winner
  • 1975, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture: Winner
  • 1969, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy: Nominee
  • 1962, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy: Nominee
  • 1974, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role: Nominee
  • 1949, Oscar — Special Award: Winner
  • 1976, BAFTA Film Awards — Best Supporting Actor: Winner
  • 1960, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture: Nominee

Relationships

  • Phyllis Potter — Wife (deceased)
  • Ava Astaire McKenzie — Daughter
  • Robyn Smith — Wife
  • Fred Astaire Jr. — Son
  • Adele Marie Austerlitz — Sister
  • Ann Austerlitz — Mother
  • Peter Potter — Stepson
  • Frederick Austerlitz — Father

Details

  • Birth Name: Frederick Austerlitz Jr.
  • Birth Place: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
  • Died: June 22, 1987
  • Profession: Actor, Dancer, Singer

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