Jerry Lewis dead at 91

Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced, squeaky-voiced comedy legend who starred in movies and musicals and also was known for his unflagging work on behalf of the Muscular Dystrophy Association, died on Sunday.

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    Jerry Lewis attends the encore session for

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    Comedian Jerry Lewis, wife SanDee and daughter Danielle at the Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards, September 11, 2005

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    Jerry Lewis and Goldie Hawn with their

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    Comedian Jerry Lewis at the 12th annual American Comedy Awards in Los Angeles, February 22, 1998

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    Jerry Lewis appears as a guest on the CNN program Larry King Live in Los Angeles, August 26, 1999

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    Jerry Lewis with actress Stella Stevens at a screening of

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    Jerry Lewis with wife SanDee Pitnick and daughter Danielle Lewis in Los Angeles, December 7, 2011

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    Jerry Lewis holds the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award during the 81st Academy Awards, February 22, 2009

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    Jerry Lewis, Tom Hanks and Steve Martin at a screening of the

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    Jerry Lewis with the Governors Emmy Award he received in Los Angeles, September 11, 2005

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    Jerry Lewis during a photocall for the film

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    Jerry Lewis at the Muscular Dystrophy Association Telethon September 6, 2004, in Los Angeles

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    Cast member Jerry Lewis during a photocall for the film

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