Jesse White’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jan 4, 1917

Death Date

January 9, 1997

Age of Death

80 years

Cause of Death



TV Actor

The tv actor Jesse White died at the age of 80. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Actor who played the Maytag repairman in TV commercials and provided his voice for Stan Freberg Presents The United States of America: Volume One The Early Years.

He married Celia Cohn in 1942 and he had two daughters named Carole and Janet.



“I don’t just work with these kids to make them good tumblers or good dancers. I’m working with them to make them good citizens – to become taxpayers, not tax-eaters. I teach them to say please and thank you. I show them how to use a knife and fork and how to fold a napkin.” (Jesse White)


“You don’t jump out of an airplane and stop halfway. It’s all the way.” (Jesse White)


“Often when we reach great heights in life, we forget who brought us there. Well, I have not.” (Jesse White)


“I just believe that when we work together, wonderful things are going to happen.” (Jesse White)


“You cannot just expect a promotion to come from the sky.” (Jesse White)