Edgar Bergen

Edgar Bergen was born on February 16, 1903 in Michigan. Father of Candice Bergen, who was the ventriloquist of dummy, Charlie McCarthy. The duo had their own show as part of The Chase and Sanborn Hour.
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As per our current Database, Edgar Bergen has been died on Sep 30, 1978 (age 75).

🎂 Edgar Bergen - Age, Bio, Faces and Birthday

When Edgar Bergen die, Edgar Bergen was 75 years old.

Popular As Edgar Bergen
Occupation Ventriloquist
Age 75 years old
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Born February 16, 1903 (Michigan)
Birthday February 16
Town/City Michigan
Nationality Michigan

🌙 Zodiac

Edgar Bergen’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Edgar Bergen was born in the Year of the Rabbit. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rabbit enjoy being surrounded by family and friends. They’re popular, compassionate, sincere, and they like to avoid conflict and are sometimes seen as pushovers. Rabbits enjoy home and entertaining at home. Compatible with Goat or Pig.

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Father of Candice Bergen, who was the Ventriloquist of dummy, Charlie McCarthy. The duo had their own show as part of The Chase and Sanborn Hour.

Before Fame

He taught himself ventriloquism from a pamphlet at age 11 and had Charlie created by a Chicago woodcarver.


He made headlines around the world due to his popularity on radio as a ventriquilist, which was very rare.

Family Life

He married Frances Westerman in 1945 and stayed with her until he departed.

Associated With

His daughter is well-known Actress, Candice Bergen.

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