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Melvin Kaminsky (Kaye)

Birthdate: (88)
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Max "Aharon Mordechai" Kaminsky and Kate Brookman
Widower of Anne Bancroft
Ex-husband of <private> Kaminsky (Baum)
Father of <private> Kaminsky; <private> Kaminsky; <private> Kaminsky and <private> Brooks
Brother of Irving Kaye; Leonard Kaminsky and <private> Kaye

Occupation: Film director, screenwriter, composer, lyricist, comedian, actor, and producer
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About Melvin Kaminsky (Kaye)

Melvin Kaminsky, better known by his stage name Mel Brooks, is an American film director, screenwriter, composer, lyricist, comedian, actor, and producer. He is best known as a creator of broad film farces and comic parodies. Brooks is a member of the short list of entertainers with the distinction of having won an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony award. Three of his films ranked in the Top 20 on the American Film Institute's list of the Top 100 comedy films of all-time: Blazing Saddles, The Producers and Young Frankenstein.

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Mel Brooks's Timeline

1926
June 28, 1926
Brooklyn, New York, USA
1964
August 5, 1964
Age 38
New York City, New York, USA
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