Jack Carter

Jack Chakrin (June 24, 1922 – June 28, 2015), known by his stage name Jack Carter, was an American comedian, actor and television presenter. Brooklyn-born Carter had a long-running comedy act similar to fellow rapid-paced contemporaries Milton Berle and Morey Amsterdam.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 24th, 1922 (New York City), Died June 28th, 2015 (Beverly Hills)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1934 - 1956

Roles Represented in DAHR: drums, vocalist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 89243[a] January 1956 Jacques d'Iraque-1 ; Mr. Wonderful ; Ethel, baby ; Charlie Welch Olga James vocalist  
Decca 89244 1/23/1956 Without you I'm nothing Jack Carter ; Pat Marshall vocalist  
Decca C 9295 10-in. 8/15/1934 Under the Creole moon Noble Sissle and his International Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca C 9296 10-in. 8/15/1934 The old ark is moverin' Noble Sissle and his International Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca C 9297 10-in. 8/15/1934 Loveless love Noble Sissle and his International Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca C 9298 10-in. 8/15/1934 Polka dot rag Noble Sissle and his International Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Carter, Jack," accessed October 21, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201635.

Carter, Jack. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201635.

"Carter, Jack." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 21 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201635

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