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Jack Lemmon

Jack Lemmon (actor; born February 8, 1925, Boston, Massachusetts; died June 27, 2001) "Happiness," said the acclaimed movie director Billy Wilder, " is working with Jack Lemmon." For people around the world, happiness is simply seeing a Jack Lemmon film. For five decades Lemmon was one of the hardest-working, best-liked, most-rewarded stars of Hollywood. He was a hit with audiences with his very first film (1954's It Should Happen to You). He won his first Oscar for best supporting actor one year later (Mr.