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, American comedy team of William Alexander "Bud" Abbott, 1895–1974, b. Asbury Park, N.J., and Lou Costello, 1906–59, b. Paterson, N.J., as Louis Francis Cristillo.
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Costello, Lou

(1906–1959) dumpy American comedian; used dimwittedness to spark humor. [Am. Cinema: Halliwell, 171]
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Abbott and Lou Costello performed together as Abbott and Costello, an American comedy duo whose work on stage, radio, film and television made them the most popular comedy team during the 1940s.
IT AIN'T HALF HOT, MUMMY ABBOTT and Costello Meet The Mummy, in 1955, saw American comedy favourites Bud Abbott and Lou Costello playing it for laughs.
Gosling channels Lou Costello (of Abbott and Costello) at one point, and I don't think it's by accident.
There's an old Bud Abbott and Lou Costello routine where Costello proves to Abbott and to their landlord that 7 x 13 = 28.
1985: Miners' leaders, led by Arthur Scargill, above, vote to end the longestrunning industrial dispute in Britain without any peace deal over pit BORN ALEXANDER Graham Bell, inventor, 1847 RONAN Keating, Irish pop star, 1977, above COLIN Wells, English cricketer, 1960 DIED LOU Costello, American actor, 1959 DANNY Kaye, American actor, 1987, above SAINT Katharine Drexel, nun, 1985
Between the pages you can also discover that Russia's Frederick the Great liked to drink his coffee made with champagne instead of water; legendary cook Mrs Beeton was just 28 when she passed away, and the last meal of Lou Costello - of comedy duo Abbot and Costello fame - was strawberry ice-cream.
Comedian Lou Costello died in East Los Angeles three days before his 53rd birthday.
Abbi: Think Bud Abbot to Lou Costello, big-boned and playing it straight.
Dollars raised for the purchase of 25,000 tons of iron ore when comedy team Bud Abbott and Lou Costello performed in Ironwood.
After Ursula split with Peter Catchpole, she married the businessman Reg Brown, and later moved to Florida, where she met cinema legends on parties held on his yachts including Frank Sinatra, Bing Crosby, Lou Costello - of Abbot and Costello fame - Ava Gardner and Ingrid Bergman.
Starring Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lee Bowman, Alan Curtis, the Andrews Sisters, Jane Frazee, and Nat Pendleton, 84 minutes.
QIS the gentleman who played Sheriff Metzger in Murder She Wrote any relation to Lou Costello from the comedy duo Abbot and Costello?