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Lew Anderson
Birth: May 7, 1922
Kirkman
Shelby County
Iowa, USA
Death: May 14, 2006
Vista
Westchester County
New York, USA

Children's Entertainer. A native of Kirkman, Iowa, Anderson is best remembered for his role as 'Clarabelle The Clown' on the classic children's program, "Howdy Doody" from 1947 to 1960. Although 'Clarabelle' never spoke a word on the program, the character did say 'Goodbye, Kids' in the very last episode. In his later years, Anderson was the leader of a big band. He passed away at the age of 84. (bio by: K) 
 
Burial:
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
 
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Originally Created by: K
Record added: May 14, 2006
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Lew Anderson
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Thank you Lew for being part of my childhood and making me laugh on some sad days,hope to meet you someday
- Robert Vincent
 Added: Jan. 31, 2016
Because We Never Met Each Other, I Decided To Come Visit You On Here Today Lew. May You Rest In Eternal Peace.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Jul. 25, 2015
You were my favorite clown as a little girl. May you rest in peace in the hands of God.
- Sue Gartman
 Added: May. 28, 2015
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