Edd Byrnes was born on this day in 1933

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Edd Byrnes: an American actor
Edd Hall: an American television personality and announcer
Edd Roush: a Hall of Fame baseball player
Common clues: Byrnes of “77 Sunset Strip”; Announcer Hall; Actor Byrnes; Baseball Hall of Famer Roush; Kookie Byrnes; Onetime Leno announcer Hall

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"Kookie, Kookie, Lend Me Your Comb"

Edd Byrnes (born July 30, 1933) is an American actor best known for his starring role in the television series 77 Sunset Strip. He also was featured in the 1978 film Grease as television teen-dance show host Vince Fontaine, and was a charting recording artist with "Kookie, Kookie—Lend Me Your Comb" (with Connie Stevens).

Byrnes in 1973 in a guest appearance on The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour


Edd Hall (born December 7, 1958) is an American television personality and announcer. He was Jay Leno's announcer on The Tonight Show from 1992 to 2004, and replaced Tonight Show announcer Ed McMahon after Johnny Carson's retirement. Hall introduced himself by saying "...And me, I'm Edd Hall." He left the show in March 2004.


Edd J. Roush (May 8, 1893 – March 21, 1988) was a Major League Baseball player who was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1962. He played the majority of his career at center field, and had his best years with the Cincinnati Reds.

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