George Balzer

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George Balzer
Born (1915-09-01)September 1, 1915
Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died September 28, 2006(2006-09-28) (aged 91)
Van Nuys, California
Occupation Radio/TV Writer

George Balzer (1 September 1915 – 28 September 2006) was an American Emmy Award-winning screenwriter, television producer.


Balzer was born to a Roman Catholic family[1] in Erie, Pennsylvania, and spent most of his career writing for Jack Benny. He died, aged 91, in Van Nuys, California.


  • Young, Jordan R. (1999) The Laugh Crafters: Comedy Writing in Radio & TV's Golden Age. Beverly Hills: Past Times Publishing ISBN 0-940410-37-0

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