Victor Borge (1909 – 2000) born Børge Rosenbaum, was a Danish comedian, conductor and pianist, affectionately known as The Clown Prince of Denmark. A genius of comedy and music. A television special about his life, 100 Years of Music and Laughter, aired on PBS on 14 March 2009. Victor died in Greenwich, Connecticut, at the age of 91, after more than 75 years of entertaining. He died peacefully in his sleep a day after returning from a concert in Denmark.