Benny Rubin (February 2, 1899 – July 15, 1986) was an American comedian and film actor. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, Rubin made more than 200 radio, film and television appearances over a span of 50 years.
Birth and Death Data: Born February 2nd, 1899 (Boston), Died July 15th, 1986 (Los Angeles)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1930
Roles Represented in DAHR: speaker, author, vocalist, songwriter
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||[Trial 1927-12-06-01]||10-in.||12/6/1927||Thanksgiving, part 1||Benny Rubin||Comic monologue||speaker|
|Victor||[Trial 1927-12-06-02]||10-in.||12/6/1927||Thanksgiving, part 2||Benny Rubin||Comic monologue||speaker|
|Victor||LTR223||10-in.||9/27/1929||Feetball||Benny Rubin||Comic monologue||author, speaker|
|Brunswick||LAE683||10-in.||1/3/1930||Christopher Columbus||Benny Rubin||Comic monologue, with incidental music||author, speaker|
|Brunswick||LAE684||10-in.||1/3/1930||Bringing up babies||Benny Rubin||Comic monologue, with incidental music||author, speaker|
|Brunswick||LAE766||10-in.||4/21/1930||The laugh song||Benny Rubin||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter, vocalist|
|Brunswick||LAE767||10-in.||4/21/1930||Uncle Tom’s cabin||Benny Rubin||Comic monologue, with musical effects||author, speaker|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Rubin, Benny," accessed January 15, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105022.
Rubin, Benny. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 15, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105022.
"Rubin, Benny." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 15 January 2021.
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