James Rado

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James Alexander Radomski (January 23, 1932 – June 21, 2022), known professionally as James Rado, was an American actor, playwright, director, and composer. He was born in Los Angeles, California. He was best known as the co-author of the 1967 musical Hair. He was nominated for a Tony Award in 1969 and won a Grammy Award that same year.

Rado died of cardiopulmonary arrest on June 21, 2022 at a hospital in New York City at the age of 90.[1]

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  1. Singer, Barry (June 22, 2022). "James Rado, Co-Creator of the Musical 'Hair,' Is Dead at 90". The New York Times. Retrieved June 22, 2022.