Phil Foster

Celebrity

Biography

  • Birth Name: Fivel Feldman
  • Birth Place: New York, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 03/29/1914, Aries
  • Date of Death: 07/08/1985
  • Profession: Actor; comedian
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Phil Foster Fast Facts:
  • Adopted his stage surname from Foster Avenue in Brooklyn. His Russian-immigrant parents had previously changed their name from Vishnodosky to Feldman.
  • Fervently supported the Brooklyn Dodgers, but never forgave the team for moving to Los Angeles. 
  • Honored with a plaque on the Celebrity Path at Brooklyn Botanic Garden. 
  • Joked that the only two steady jobs in his career were "Laverne & Shirley and World War II."  
  • Phil Foster Relationships:
  • Michael Foster - Son
  • Daniel Foster - Son
  • College:
  • Attended New Theater School, New York, NY

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