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Bert Lahr [pictures] [edit]
Born: 1895-08-13
Death: 1967-12-04
He was an actor who appeared in such movies as "The Night They Raided Minsky's", "Thompson's Ghost", "The Secret World of Eddie Hodges", "The Great Waltz", "Mr. Universe", "Always Leave Them Laughing", "Ship Ahoy", "Love and Hisses", "Boy, Oh Boy", "Flying High", "The Wizard of Oz" and "Faint Heart". As well, he made guest appearances on such television shows as "Vacation Playhouse", "Hallmark Hall of Fame", "Pantomime Quiz" and "The Colgate Comedy Hour". Also, he appeared in such Broadway productions as "Foxy" (won a Tony Award) and "The Beauty Part". His son is actor/writer/drama critic John Lahr. He died of a hemorrhage and pneumonia.
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