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Bert Lahr

Actor + Vaudevillian
Born Aug 13, 1895

Bert Lahr was an American actor and comedian. Lahr is remembered today for his roles as the Cowardly Lion and Kansas farmworker Zeke in the film The Wizard of Oz (1939), but was also well known for work in burlesque, vaudeville, and on Broadway.

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1895 Birth Born on August 13, 1895.


1967 72 Years Old Lahr was filming The Night They Raided Minsky's when he died of cancer on December 4, 1967 at the age of 72. … Read More
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