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Kelk in 1947.
August 6, 1923|
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
|Died||September 5, 2002
Rancho Mirage, California, U.S.
|Occupation||Actor and comedian|
Jackie Kelk (August 6, 1923 (or 1921) – September 5, 2002) was an American radio actor and stand-up comedian, best known as Homer Brown in The Aldrich Family and as the original voice of Jimmy Olsen on The Adventures of Superman.
He was born in Brooklyn, New York.
He starred as Young Mr. Bobbin in the NBC-TV sitcom and several other series including Leave it to Beaver and The Donna Reed Show. As a young child in the early 1930s he was part of the cast of an Our Gang imitation called Penrod playing a snobby bow-tied boy named "Georgie Bassett". This character "Penrod" was based on the Penrod books by Booth Tarkington.
He died in 2002 of a lung infection.
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