Who Done It?
Mervin Q. Milgrim / Voice of Himself on Radio
Appeared (as "Customs" Performer" / "On the Boulevard" Performer" / "Searcher" / "Rest Cure" / "Marcel" / "That's Music" / "The French Have a Word for It" Featured Performer"), in "Streets of Paris" on Broadway. Musical revue. Music by Jimmy McHugh
. Lyrics by Al Dubin
. Additional numbers by Harold Rome
. Sketches by Charles ...
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Did You Know?
[after pouring a bottle of beer over Bud Abbott's head] Now you look as wet as you act!
In 1943 he was stricken with rheumatic fever, which halted the production of any new Abbott and Costello features for over a year until he fully recuperated. The disease, which normally strikes children, damaged his heart and led to the heart attack that ultimately killed him at such a young age.
One of his most frequent gestures was to place a fist on his cheek when frustrated occasionally he would smack his fist away with his other hand