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Jan Leighton (1921–2009)

Jan Leighton was born on December 27, 1921 in Bronx, New York City, New York, USA as Milton Lichtman. He was an actor, known for Zapped! (1982), Trick Baby (1972) and Studio One in Hollywood (1948). He was married to Markowe, Ruth and Lynda Myles. He died on November 16, 2009 in New York City. See full bio »

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Zapped! Albert Einstein
Trick Baby
Trick Baby Carlson
Studio One in Hollywood
Studio One in Hollywood Jollyboy Dufour
Man Against Crime


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 1972 Trick Baby
 1959 That Kind of Woman
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1954 Man Against Crime (TV Series)
- Will o' the Wisp (1954) ... Trooper
 1952 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
Jollyboy Dufour
- The Square Peg (1952) ... Jollyboy Dufour
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 1973 The World Turned Upside Down (TV Movie documentary)

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He acted in the Cy Coleman musical, "Wildcat," on Broadway in New York City with Lucille Ball in the cast. See more »

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6' (1.83 m)

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Was also a hand model. See more »


Man of over 3,000 Faces

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