Bert Lahr
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Bert Lahr
*August 13, 1895 New York, New York
as Irving Lahrheim
December 4, 1967 New York, New York

American actor and comedian, best remembered as the Cowardly Lion in The Wizard of Oz.

Films

1955

The Great Waltz

1944

Meet the People

1942

Ship Ahoy
Sing Your Worries Away

1939

The Wizard of Oz

1938

Josette
Just Around the Corner
Zaza

1937

Merry Go Round of 1938

1931

Flying High


Imdb: 0481618

Books on Bert Lahr
Books with substantial mentioning of Bert Lahr
Ronald L. Smith
Who's Who in Comedy, Comedians, Comics and Clowns From Vaudeville to Today's Stand-ups
New York, Oxford, 1992

James Robert Parish and William T. Leonard with Gregory W. Mank and Charles Hoyt
The Funsters
New Rochelle, New York, 1979
Books with an entry on Bert Lahr
Stanley Appelbaum and James Camner (editors)
Stars of the American Musical Theater in Historic Photographs, 361 Portraits from the 1860s to 1950
New York, 1981

Joe Franklin
Encyclopedia of Comedians
Secaucus, N.J., 1979