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Comedian and actor Jerry Lewis went from the Copacabana nightclub to Hollywood through his charismatic comedy routines. Learn more at Biography.com.

Ajarn Donald‘s insight:

rn on March 16, 1926, in Newark, New Jersey, Jerry Lewis, then known as Jerome Levitch, grew up performing in a vaudeville family. He met singer Dean Martin in 1944. They developed a comedy act and performed in nightclubs like the Copacabana. With their popular comedy routine, the duo went from making $250 a week to $5,

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