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Danny Kaye passed flight test
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
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Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated May 25, 1965 reads, "Not funny--The smiles are not because Danny Kaye has told a funny story -- they're proud smiles for Danny, center, holding an Instrument Rating. Grouped around him yesterday after he had made his flight test at Skyways, Van Nuys Airport, are, from left, Ed Connelly, Skyways general manager; Joseph H. Tippets, the regional director of Federal Aviation Agency, who gave Kaye the award; Bob Dorn, instructor and friend of the comedian, and William Schulte, assistant director, Federal Aviation Agency."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Kaye, Danny
United States.--Federal Aviation Agency
Van Nuys Airport
Air pilots--Certification--United States
Airplanes--United States
Comedians--United States
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Actors--United States
Airports--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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