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Ted Lewis

Born: 
06/06/1892
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Died: 
08/25/1971
Years Active: 
1917-1968
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Theodore Leopold Friedman, better known as Ted Lewis, was an American entertainer, bandleader, singer and musician. He led a band presenting a combination of jazz, hokey comedy and schmaltzy sentimentality that was a hit with the American public. He was known by the moniker "Mr. Entertainment" or Ted "Is Everybody Happy?" Lewis.