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Lawrence Welk

Lawrence Welk was a bandleader, musician, accordion player, and a television impresario. He was the host and bandleader of the Lawrence Welk Show for 16 years.Early daysLawrence Welk was born on March 11, 1903, to Russian immigrants in Strasburg, North Dakota. The family spoke only German at home, so Lawrence did not learn English until he was in is early twenties.
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