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Also Known As: Edgar John Bergen Died: September 30, 1978
Born: February 16, 1903 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, USA Profession: ventriloquist, vaudevillian, actor

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Belly Talkers (1996) Himself
2.
 Muppet Movie, The (1979) Himself
3.
 Homecoming, The (1971) Grandpa Walton
4.
 The Phynx (1970)
5.
 Don't Make Waves (1967) Madame Lavinia
6.
 One Way Wahine (1965) Sweeney
7.
 The Heart of Show Business (1957) and Charlie McCarthy
8.
 Mystery Lake (1953) Dr. Sorenson
9.
 Captain China (1950) Mr. Haasvelt
10.
 I Remember Mama (1948) Mr. [Peter] Thorkelson
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Education

Northwestern University: -

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wife:
Frances Westerman. Actor.

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daughter:
Candace Bergen. Actor, model.

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Bergen and his dummy Charlie McCarthy appeared in 12 films for Vitaphone between 1933 and 1935. In 1937. won a special Academy Award for the creation of Charlie McCarthy. In 1956, began hosting the daytime quiz show "Do You Trust Your Wife?" He bequeathed Charlie McCarthy to the Smithsonian Institution.

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