Robert Clary

Actor, Singer
Born: 03/01/1926 in Paris, FR

Filmography

Actor (11)

The Bold and the Beautiful 1986 - 2015 (TV Show)

Actor

The Young and the Restless 1972 - 2015 (TV Show)

Actor

Matisse and Picasso: A Gentle Rivalry 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Voice

Safe Haven 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Narrator

Remembrance of Love 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Actor

The Legendary Curse of the Hope Diamond 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Actor

The Hindenburg 1974 (Movie)

Joe Spah (Actor)

Hogan's Heroes 1965 - 1971 (TV Show)

Actor

A New Kind of Love 1962 (Movie)

Albert Sardou (Actor)

New Faces (Movie)

(Actor)

Relationships

Moishe Widerman

Father

Baila Widerman

Mother

Eddie Cantor

Father-In-Law

Natalie Clary

Wife
married in 1950 died in 1997

Milestones

2002

Published memoirs, "From the Holocaust to Hogan's Heroes"

2001

"Retired" from acting

2000

Provided the voice-over narration for Henri Matisse in the PBS production "Matisse and Picasso: A Gentle Rivalry"

1982

Played himself in the Holocaust-themed drama "Remembrance of Love" (NBC)

1975

Last feature role (to date) as a passenger on "The Hindenburg"

1972

Joined cast of the NBC daytime drama "Days of Our Lives"; cast as nightclub owner/singer Robert LeClair; played role on and off until 1986

1965

Played perhaps best-known role as Coporal LeBeau in the CBS sitcom "Hogan's Heroes"

1952

Was one of the stars featured in the Broadway revue "New Faces of 1952"; reprised role in feature version

1951

Film debut in "Ten Tall Men"

1949

Moved to USA (October); began recording for Capitol Records

1947

"Discovered" while singing at a dance hall; signed to recording contract in USA

1941

With a dozen relatives, sent to concentration camp by Nazis; only member of his family sent to camps who survived

Last major acting part to date, a regular role on the CBS daytime drama "The Bold and the Beautiful"

Had one-year stint on the CBS daytime serial "The Young and the Restless"

Father-in-law Eddie Cantor helped boost career by having him make guest appearances on "Colgate Comedy Hour"

Made US nightclub debut at NYC's La Vie En Rose; spotted by Leonard Sillman

At age 12, began career as a professional singer

Returned to Paris after WWII

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