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Jay Novello
Birth: Aug. 22, 1904
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 2, 1982
North Hollywood
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. Born Michael Romano, he was a brilliant character performer who specialized in playing ethnic types, sometimes Spanish, Greek, Mexican and Italian roles. He began his career with various theater companies in the Chicago area and soon moved to Hollywood where got work in the radio industry. He made his screen debut in "The Jade Box" (1930), followed by "The 10th Avenue Kid" (1937). His other film credits include "Calling the Marines" (1939), "The Chicago Kid" (1945), "Son of Sinbad" (1955), "The Lost World" (1960) and "Zorro, the Avenger" (1960). He also appeared in countless TV series such as "I Love Lucy", "The Millionaire", "Zorro", "77 Sunset Strip", McHales's Navy" and "Family Affair". (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Cancer
 
Burial:
San Fernando Mission Cemetery
Mission Hills
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Saint Francis Lawn Crypt Section H, Tier 6, Grave 6
 
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Originally Created by: Cinnamonntoast4
Record added: Sep 09, 2002
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- Tom Carroll
 Added: Mar. 16, 2015
Never Forgotten
- Stasia K
 Added: Mar. 14, 2015
Because We Never Met Each Other Jay, I Decided To Come Visit You On Here Today. May You Rest In Eternal Peace.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Jan. 23, 2015
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