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Bert Lahr (Born August 13, 1895-December 4, 1967) was an American actor and comedian. He was best known as The Cowardly Lion and Zeke the farmhand in the 1939 film The WIzard of Oz. His only Warner Bros role was Eddie Eagen in the 1949 musical film Always Leave Them Laughing.

He died from pneumonia at age 72 on December 4, 1967.