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Leonard Barra Barr
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1903
West Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 22, 1980
California, USA

Stand-up comic and actor.
Born Leonard Barra.

He was the uncle of Dean Martin (being the brother of Dean Martin's mother Angela Crocetti (ne Barra)). Thanks to Martin, and TV talk shows, he achieved a significant amount of visibility and recognition in the twilight of his career.

The 77-year-old Leonard Barr suffered a stroke on October 28, 1980, in his hotel room in West Hollywood and died on November 22, 1980, in a hospital in Burbank, California.

Leonard's sister:
Angela Crocetti (ne Barra):
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=8597


http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0056536/?ref_=ttfc_fc_cl_t18
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leonard_Barr

 
 
Burial:
Westwood Memorial Park
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
Created by: R.C.
Record added: Sep 19, 2014
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Leonard <i>Barra</i> Barr
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Leonard <i>Barra</i> Barr
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Leonard <i>Barra</i> Barr
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Looks like you really did kick off. You were great!
- Mabel Man
 Added: Nov. 21, 2016
Played the character Shady Tree in the movie Diamonds Are Forever from 1971.
- Douglas Kirk Sorensen
 Added: Sep. 7, 2016

-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 27, 2016
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