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|Also Known As:||Died:||May 29, 1951|
|Born:||October 29, 1891||Cause of Death:||complications from a stroke|
|Birth Place:||New York City, New York, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Family moved from Lower East Side of NYC to Newark, NJ, to Brooklyn during Brice's early years
Made stage debut at Keeney's Theater, Brooklyn
First appearance in "Ziegfeld Follies"
Introduced theme song "My Man" in "Ziegfeld Follies of 1921"
Had nose done and changed name from "Fannie" to "Fanny" (date approximate)
First created character of Baby Snooks while appearing in the "Ziegfeld Follies"
Only starring role in a non-musical, "Fanny"
Film debut in "My Man"
Made radio debut
Began 13-year run as Baby Snooks on radio
Final film appearance in "The Ziegfeld Follies"
Posthumously portrayed by Barbra Streisand in Broadway musical "Funny Girl" (filmed 1968)
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