P162 CEEFAX 162 Mon 25 Dec 23:51/13       WORLD  AMERICAN SINGER DEAN MARTIN, 78, DIES US Singer and actor Dean Martin has died aged 78 of respiratory failure at his home in Beverly Hills, California. The Hollywood star will probably best be remembered as the man who made millions by playing the amiable drunk. But he was also a highly successful actor and singer in the Crosby style. He was a prize fighter before teaming up with Jerry Lewis in 1946, but stayed a success after they split in 1957N Martin was married and divorced three times and had seven children. See 193  Next News World Advent TV/Radio