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Nellie Casman

Nellie Casman
Born
1896
Died
May 27, 1984
Country
United States
IPI
00005470219 2 works
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Actress and singer in Yiddish theater, who was born in Proskurov, Russia and moved to the United States in the early 1900s. She married playwright Samuel Steinberg and collaborated with him in writing songs and shows. Their biggest hit, written in 1923, was "Yosl, Yosl" popularized in English by the Andrews Sisters in 1938.
Family
Samuel Steinberg Husband

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