Shari Lewis (January 17, 1933 – August 2, 1998) --65 years old--was an American ventriloquist, puppeteer, and children's television show host, most popular during the 1960s and 1990s. She was best known as the original puppeteer of Lamb Chop, first appearing on Hi Mom, a local morning show that aired on WRCA-TV (now WNBC-TV) in New York City.
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Jeanne Elizabeth Crain (1925-2003) was an American actress whose career spanned three decades from 1943 to 1975. She received an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress in the 1949 film Pinky in which she played the leading role.
Jeanne Crain (1925 - 2003) - Find A Grave Memorial