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Jan Leighton

( b. Dec 27, 1921 Bronx, New York, USA - d. Nov 16, 2009 New York, New York, USA ) Male

Mr. Leighton "conjured a career by dressing up as historical figures, appearing in so many commercials, print advertisements and industrial films as George Washington, William Shakespeare and Christopher Columbus that he was both ubiquitous and anonymous," wrote the New York Times in his obituary.

Mr. Leighton was listed in the 1985 Guinness Book of World Records as the actor who had played the most roles (2,407).

ProductionsDate of Productions
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Jan Leighton [Singer]
  • Understudy: Jan Leighton [Sandy]
Dec 16, 1960 - Jun 03, 1961
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