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Sheldon Leonard
Original name: Sheldon Bershad
Birth: Feb. 22, 1907
Death: Jan. 10, 1997

Actor, director and producer. Directed and produced shows that include "The Dick Van Dyke Show," "I Spy," "Make Room for Daddy," "My World and Welcome to It" and "The Andy Griffith Show." Won five Emmy Awards for his work and was inducted into the Television Hall of Fame in 1992. Also received a lifetime membership into the Director's Guild of America in 1995. Fondly remembered as Nick the Bartender in the classic "It's A Wonderful Life." (bio by: Elizabeth) 
Family links: 
  Frank Bershad (1885 - 1974)
  Anna Levit Bershad (1885 - 1931)
  Frances Bershad (1908 - 1999)

Cause of death: Natural causes
Hillside Memorial Park
Culver City
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Courts of the Book, Outer Lawn, Block 6, Plot 1000, Grave 8
GPS (lat/lon): 33.9796, -118.38783
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Dec 19, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 7886
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Thanks for directing The Andy Griffith's still my favorite!
- Lisa Lackey-Reeves
 Added: Sep. 22, 2014
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