William Daniels


Birth Name: William Daniels
Born: 03/31/1927
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA

Born William David Daniels on March 31, 1927 in Brooklyn, NY, he was the son of builder David Daniels and his wife, Irene. Daniels and his two sisters were steeped in the entertainment industry from a very early age; at four and a half, he was performing on stage, and by the time he was eight, he was a showbiz veteran, performing in a song-and-dance team with his five-year-old sister, Jacqueline, on early television variety shows like "The Horn and Hardart Children's Hour" (WCAU/WNBT, 1948-1958). The siblings were later joined by their sister, Carol, for their own radio show, "The Daniels Family."At 15, he served as understudy for the two juvenile male actors in the touring production of "Li...

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