Durante, Jimmy Durante(noun)
United States comedian remembered for his large nose and hoarse voice (1893-1980)
James Francis "Jimmy" Durante was an American singer, pianist, comedian, and actor. His distinctive clipped gravelly speech, comic language butchery, jazz-influenced songs, and large nose helped make him one of America's most familiar and popular personalities of the 1920s through the 1970s. His jokes about his nose included referring to it as a Schnozzola, and the word became his nickname.
The numerical value of jimmy durante in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of jimmy durante in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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