Buddy Hackett bio

Birth Name: Leonard Hacker

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Brooklyn

Date Of Birth: August 31, 1924

Date Of Death: June 30, 2003

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Buddy Hackett was born on the 31st of August, 1924. He was popular for being a Movie Actor. Playful actor who appeared in The Music Man and many comedy films, including Loose Shoes, Hey Babe! and It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World. He portrayed Scuttle in The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea.

Buddy Hackett was born in Brooklyn. He was next door neighbors to future baseball legend Sandy Koufax as a child. He received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame as well as a Golden Palm Star on Palm Springs’ Walk of Stars.

Buddy Hackett was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Buddy Hackett was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Leonard Hacker is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Buddy Hackett’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Buddy Hackett’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Buddy Hackett kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Buddy Hackett was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Leonard Hacker



Zodiac Sign: Buddy Hackett was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Buddy Hackett was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Buddy Hackett had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Buddy Hackett’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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