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Also Known As: Died: January 29, 1980
Born: February 10, 1893 Cause of Death: pneumonia
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...
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1909:
Hired as ragtime pianist in Bowery nightclubs, NY
1919:
Opened Club Durant with Eddie Jackson and Lou Clayton
1929:
First Broadway performance in Ziegfeld's "Show Girl"
1930:
Film acting debut in "Roadhouse Nights"
1954:
Had own TV show (NBC and CBS)
1964:
Final film, "It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World"
1972:
Confined to wheelchair after fall

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