Bert Lahr, the great comic remembered mostly for his portrayal of the Cowardly Lion in the film The Wizard of Oz, was born. Lahr made a dozen other movie musicals and spent nearly 40 years on Broadway. | NewMusicalsInc /* Mobile Menu Retract ---------------------------------*/

Bert Lahr, the great comic remembered mostly for his portrayal of the Cowardly Lion in the film The Wizard of Oz, was born. Lahr made a dozen other movie musicals and spent nearly 40 years on Broadway.