Harry Lewis, founder of Hamburger Hamlet, dies

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Posted: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 12:00 am

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Harry Lewis, founder of the Hamburger Hamlet chain whose regular customers included Ronald Reagan and Elizabeth Taylor, has died at age 93.

The Los Angeles Times ( http://lat.ms/1bqkpkA) reports Lewis died Sunday at a convalescent home in Beverly Hills. His son, Adam, tells the newspaper that his father was compulsively driven by attention to detail and would cook 30 hamburgers at once.

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