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Biography


Harry von Zell (July 11, 1906 "u2014 November 21, 1981), born in Indianapolis, made his mark as an announcer of radio programs and an actor in films and television shows. His family moved to California, where von Zell studied music and drama at UCLA and worked at a variety of jobs. After friends tricked him into singing on a radio program, he received offers from radio stations, and his radio career began. Auditioning for Paul Whiteman's radio show, he beat out 250 other announcers.

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Contemporaries Acting : Actor

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Character actor 1930s to 1950s
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