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Bert Lahr

Bert Lahr [1895-1967] reportedly added his own dialogue to The Wizard of Oz and remained in motion pictures until his final role in 1968's The Night They Raided Minsky's. His son, John Lahr, grew up to become a drama critic and distinguished author of 16 books including the best-selling Notes On a Cowardly Lion: The Biography of Bert Lahr.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2002.

Bert Lahr Facts

Birth NameIrving Lahrheim
BirthdayAugust 13, 1895
BirthplaceNew York, New York, USA
Date of deathDecember 4, 1967 (age 72)

Selected Filmography

The Wizard of Oz
Wizard of Oz
That's Entertainment
Rose Marie
Essential Classics
Ship Ahoy
Ultra-Rare Pre-Code Comedies
Meet the People
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