Comedian, actor, muscular dystrophy telethon host.
His real name is Joseph Levitch and he temporarily used the stage name Joey Lewis, but altered it to avoid confusion between himself and a professional boxer.
He is the only member of Sun Records Million Dollar Quartet still alive, and was nicknamed The Killer.
His father was a vaudeville entertainer and his mother performed on the piano for local radios.
He was originally paired up with Dean Martin in 1946.