My Funny Valentine: Comedy’s Real-life Married Couples

In honor of upcoming Valentine’s Day, here’s a tribute to a fairly small but influential slice of the show business population: Married comedy couples.

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George Burns & Gracie Allen.
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Jack Benny and Mary Livingstone.
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Fred Allen and Portland Hoffa.
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Goodman and Jane Ace.
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Jim and Marion Jordan.
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Mary Kay and Johnny Stearns.
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Lucy and Desi.
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Pop Culture historian, Freelance Writer, Author, specializing in American comedy history in films, radio, and TV. Beatles and jazz enthusiast, animal lover.

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