Date of Birth:
Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson
18 September 1905
Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson played in 2 movies in the Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Comedy, Music, Adventure, Crime genres.
Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson got succeed with average imdb rating 7.2.
Was associated with Jack Benny from 1937 until 1964.
Interred at Evergreen Cemetery, Los Angeles, California, USA, Section A, Lot #2504.
Son of minstrel performer Big Ed Anderson and circus performer, Ella May Anderson. Appeared with his brother, Cornelius, in a Vaudeville song and dance act.
Overstrained his vocal cords as a 12-year-old newsboy hawking papers in his home town, which explains his inimitable rasp.
His adopted son, Billy, once played professional football with the Chicago Bears, and was a world class hurdler. He held the world Junior College high hurdle record and just missed making the 1948 & 1952 U.S. Olympic teams.
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