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Oscar Levant

Oscar LevantBorn: 27-Dec-1906
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, PA
Died: 14-Aug-1972
Location of death: Beverly Hills, CA
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Westwood Memorial Park, Los Angeles, CA

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Pianist, Composer, Actor

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Panelist, Information Please

Father: Max Levant
Mother: Annie
Wife: Barbara Woodell (actress, m. 1932, div. 1932)
Wife: June Gale (singer/actress, m. 1-Dec-1939, until his death, three children)

    Russian Ancestry

    The Cobweb (7-Jun-1955) · Mr. Capp
    The Band Wagon (7-Aug-1953) · Lester Marton
    The I Don't Care Girl (20-Jan-1953)
    O. Henry's Full House (19-Sep-1952)
    An American in Paris (4-Oct-1951) · Adam Cook
    The Barkleys of Broadway (4-May-1949) · Ezra Millar
    Romance on the High Seas (25-Jun-1948) · Oscar Farrar
    You Were Meant for Me (28-Jan-1948)
    Humoresque (25-Dec-1946) · Sid Jeffers
    Rhapsody in Blue (22-Sep-1945) · Himself
    Kiss the Boys Goodbye (1-Aug-1941)
    Rhythm on the River (28-Aug-1940)
    The Dance of Life (16-Aug-1929)

Author of books:
A Smattering of Ignorance (1940)
The Memoirs of an Amnesiac (1965)
The Unimportance of Being Oscar (1968)

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