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Mort Greene

Mort Greene

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Also Known As: Died: December 28, 1992
Born: October 3, 1912 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Cleveland, Ohio, USA Profession: Music ...
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1931:
Moved to Hollywood at age 19 (date approximate)
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Wrote songs for Hollywood movies including "Call Out the Marines" (1941), "The Big Street", Alan Dwan's "Here We Go Again", "Sing Your Worries Away" (all 1942), and "Tulsa" (1949)
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Served as an associate producer on two 20th Century-Fox films
1955:
Produced "The Bob Cummings Show" on NBC and CBS
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Wrote TV theme music for "Leave It to Beaver", "Tales of Wells Fargo", "The Restless Gun", and "Lawrence Welk Champagne Time"
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Worked as a writer on "The Red Skelton Show"
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Wrote the popular "Silent Spot" pantomime segment of "The Red Skelton Show" for many years
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Wrote musical and/or comedy material for Bob Crosby, Johnny Carson, and "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In"
1966:
Co-wrote "Clown Alley", a Red Skelton variety special that saluted circus clowns
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Produced and wrote various Las Vegas acts

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