By | 2017-08-20

Sad news coming from Las Vegas today, as legendary comedian Jerry Lewis has passed. Jerry was 91 years young.

Known for playing the comedic sidekick to the late Dean Martin, and starring in numerous films including the 1963 version of The Nutty Professor;  Jerry was also an original Rat Pack visiting member.

Jerry hosted  of The Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon that aired 1966 until 2010, when he left.

He is survived by his second wife, SanDee Pitnick, with whom he adopted a daughter.

Source: Jerry Lewis, Comedy Legend, Dies at 91

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