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Ed Ames

AKA Edmond Dantes Urick

Born: 9-Jul-1927
Birthplace: Boston, MA

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Singer, Actor

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Try to Remember

Infamous for throwing a tomahawk on The Tonight Show, 29 April 1965, where it struck at the crotch of the chalk outline of his target. Johnny Carson's quick response was, "I didn't know you were Jewish." Among his best-known musical numbers are four that made the top twenty: Try to Remember (1966), Time, Time (1966), My Cup Runneth Over (1967), and Who Will Answer? (1968).

Wife: Salita (div., three children)

    High School: Boston Public Latin School
    University: University of California at Los Angeles (1975)

    Daniel Boone Mingo (1964-68)

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