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John Lewis (I) (1920–2001)

John Lewis was born on May 3, 1920 in LaGrange, Illinois, USA as John Aaron Lewis. He is known for his work on Odds Against Tomorrow (1959), The Tempest (1979) and Emmanuelle 4: Concealed Fantasy (1994). He was married to Mirjana Vrbanic. He died on March 29, 2001 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 2014 Talking Sticks: A Musical Journey (Documentary)
 2006 One Per Cent (Documentary)
 1986 Computer Animation Magic (Video documentary)
 1984 The Natural World (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1979 The Tempest
 1970 Kemek
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 1981 Take a Letter Mr. Jones (TV Series) (title sequence - 2 episodes)
- The Holiday (1981) ... (title sequence: music)
- The Protector (1981) ... (title sequence: music)
 1976 Brotherhood of Death (music producer)
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 1971 Little Murders (writer: "Skating in Central Park")
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 1986 Ebony/Jet Showcase (TV Series)
- Episode dated 28 November 1986 (1986) ... Himself (as Modern Jazz Quartet)
 1974 Evening at Pops (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Pianist, Modern Jazz Quartet
- Episode dated 18 August 1974 (1974) ... Himself - Pianist, Modern Jazz Quartet
 1971 Flip (TV Series)
- Episode #2.15 (1971) ... Himself (as Modern Jazz Quartet)
 1970 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series)
- Episode dated 24 April 1970 (1970) ... Himself (as Modern Jazz Quartet)

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Modern Jazz Quartet

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Jazz pianist. He, Ray Brown, Milt Jackson and drummer Kenny Clarke were the original members of the Modern Jazz Quartet. See more »

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