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Lew Anderson (1922–2006)

Lew Anderson was born on May 7, 1922 in Kirkman, Iowa, USA as Lewis Burr Anderson. He was an actor, known for The Howdy Doody Show (1947), The New Howdy Doody Show (1976) and It's Howdy Doody Time (1987). He was married to Peggy Anderson and Lee Anderson. He died on May 14, 2006 in Hawthorne, New York, USA. See full bio »

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(age 84) in Hawthorne, New York, USA

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Known For

The Howdy Doody Show
The Howdy Doody Show Clarabell the Clown / Clarabell Hornblower
(1954-1960)
The New Howdy Doody Show
The New Howdy Doody Show Clarabell (1976-1977)
(1976)
It's Howdy Doody Time
(1987)

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He started a band while serving in the Navy during World War II and later toured the Midwest with bands before landing in New York.

It was when he joined the Honey Dreamers, a singing group that appeared on radio and early television shows, that he met Buffalo Bob Smith and became a clown. As a musician and band leader, in recent years, his All-American Big Band appeared on Friday nights at New ... See more »

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