SID CAESAR American comic actor and writer best known for the television programs "Your Show of Shows" and "Caesar's Hour" in television's Golden Age during the Caesar earned 10 Emmy Award nominations; winning
Sid Ceasar starred in Your Show of Shows from 1950-54. Live TV when comedy was truly funny. Caesar brought together one of the best comedy teams in television history: Carl Reiner, Howard Morris, and Imogene Coca. 90 minutes of fast-paced comedy sketches; much better than what is offered today.
Sid Caesar-Coast Guard-WW2 -- Isaac Sidney "Sid" Caesar (September 8, 1922 – February 12, 2014) was an American comic actor and writer, best known for the pioneering 1950s live television series Your Show of Shows, a 90-minute weekly show watched by 60 million people, and its successor Caesar's Hour, both of which influenced later generations of comedians
RIP Sid Caesar. When I was growing up, I admired his ability to fake-speak many different languages. I thought this was a skill almost as valuable (and certainly as entertaining) as the ability to ACTUALLY speak all those other languages. I think differently now, but I still find this quite entertaining!