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The Courier
Orchestra’s big returnhighlights the great ‘Big Band’ hits. This includes original Glenn Miller arra
The Courier / Posted 15 hours ago
highlights the great ‘Big Band’ hits. This includes original Glenn Miller arrangements, the music of The Andrews Sisters, Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra and the romantic World War II melodies made famous by Vera Lynn. Musical director Rick Gerber... Read more
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Showbiz Renegade
Jennifer Aniston Immortalized in Grauman’s Chinese TheaterJennifer Aniston cements her place in Hollywood. Thursday afternoon, the award
Showbiz Renegade / Posted yesterday
Jennifer Aniston cements her place in Hollywood. Thursday afternoon, the award winning actress joins Marilyn Monroe, Bing Crosby and John Travolta in having her hands and feet immortalized in cement at the Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood. In... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Do you share a birthday with somebody famous?22—Jack Nicholson, Vladimir Lenin. 1 – Kate Smith, Glenn Ford, Jack Paar, Rita
The Suburbanite / Posted 2 days ago
22—Jack Nicholson, Vladimir Lenin. 1 – Kate Smith, Glenn Ford, Jack Paar, Rita Coolidge, Tim McGraw; 2 – Benjamin Spock, Bing Crosby, Bianca Jagger, Lesley Gore; 3 – Pete Seeger, Sugar Ray Robinson, Frankie Valli, Engelbert Humperdinck, Greg... Read more
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express
Meet the twins who really ARE identical: They've had same jobs, holidays and WEDDING DAY- both fast swing dances that were really popular at the time. "We both loved
express / Posted 4 days ago
- both fast swing dances that were really popular at the time. "We both loved renditions of 'I'll be Seeing You' sang by Bing Crosby and 'I'm in The Mood' by Glenn Miller. "But we didn't drink alcohol so a sparkling bitter lemon would last us... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Have You Seen This? Dad croons sweetly to ‘beautiful baby’It’s not in the flashy sense you may relate with “crooners” that made all the l
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
It’s not in the flashy sense you may relate with “crooners” that made all the ladies swoon such as Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby; it’s more of the sweet, gentle croon that comes from the original definition of the word. Listen, I’m not a... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘Rumble’ looks at the Native American roots of rock ’n’ rollof gliding elision she heard sung in her Coeur d’Alene reservation, a style tha
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
of gliding elision she heard sung in her Coeur d’Alene reservation, a style that would be picked up by Ella Fitzgerald and Bing Crosby. As nonagenarian Tony Bennett says in the film, “From 16 to 20 years old . . . that’s the only thing I listened... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Commentary: "You got power?" the question as neighbors help each othermy watch was energized. I was shocked. The watch triggered a random song on my
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
my watch was energized. I was shocked. The watch triggered a random song on my I-Phone. Almost as an answer to my prayer, Bing Crosby started singing the 1946 Johnny Mercer song, “Accentuate the Positive.” Bing sang, “You've got to accentuate the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
It has been a lifelong dream – Seal announces jazz and swing covers albumSinatra along with musicians Dean Martin and Nat King Cole had worked, and the
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
Sinatra along with musicians Dean Martin and Nat King Cole had worked, and the United Studios, established by Sinatra and Bing Crosby. Seal said: “It was a true honour to collaborate with the same musicians who performed with Frank Sinatra and so... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Del Mar Racetrack Announces Fall Concert SeriesWith summer making a gradual ramp-down, it's high time for the Bing Crosby Seas
NBC San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
With summer making a gradual ramp-down, it's high time for the Bing Crosby Season to kick off at the Del Mar Racetrack! Track officials announced the fourth annual fall concert season lineup on Wednesday -- and you've now got two very big reasons to... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Remembering David Grimm, a 'consummate' PR pro for both Boulder and CUhaving "landed" in the wrong generation. "He only wanted to watch movies and l
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 6 days ago
having "landed" in the wrong generation. "He only wanted to watch movies and listen to music that originated before 1960 — Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, Judy Garland," Brown said. "In hospice he was listening to vintage radio broadcasts of baseball... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Orchestra to bring Glenn Miller hitsthat highlights the great ‘Big Band’ hits, the original Glenn Miller arrangemen
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 days ago
that highlights the great ‘Big Band’ hits, the original Glenn Miller arrangements, the music of The Andrews Sisters, Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra and the romantic World War II melodies made famous by Vera Lynn. The concert will also feature... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Nashville musicologist helps free popular spiritual from copyright law"O Sanctissima." "It's been a called a folk song, a hymn, and what's called a
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
"O Sanctissima." "It's been a called a folk song, a hymn, and what's called a 'sailor's song'...there's even a movie where Bing Crosby sings it. It is really the melody of 'We Shall Overcome,'" Harrington explains. "So you have musical transmission... Read more
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The Irish Times
Caroline Flack: ‘Never play the victim. It comes with the job'Astaire is like trying to emulate Mozart. And before that it was White Christma
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
Astaire is like trying to emulate Mozart. And before that it was White Christmas, and that was hard enough because it’s Bing Crosby.” Crazy for You though, while not the most famous musical, has always been a big deal for him. “This role is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worstIan Curtis, and John Bonham. 1977 saw the deaths of Elvis Presley, Groucho Mar
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
Ian Curtis, and John Bonham. 1977 saw the deaths of Elvis Presley, Groucho Marx, Charlie Chaplin, Joan Crawford, and Bing Crosby. Imagine those motley crews walking up to the pearly gates together. And what about 2014? We lost Robin... Read more
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The Davison Index
Tee Time | September 7, 2017to play through, let him." "Golf is a game that needlessly prolongs the lives
The Davison Index / Posted 12 days ago
to play through, let him." "Golf is a game that needlessly prolongs the lives of some of our most useless citizens." "Bing (Crosby) always said my swing looked like Grandma Moses trying to keep warm." "A photographer kept shooting me every... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
September 7, 2017to play through, let him." "Golf is a game that needlessly prolongs the lives
Lapeer Area View / Posted 12 days ago
to play through, let him." "Golf is a game that needlessly prolongs the lives of some of our most useless citizens." "Bing (Crosby) always said my swing looked like Grandma Moses trying to keep warm." "A photographer kept shooting me every... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Taylor Mac marathon!the times during which they were popular. "We do 'Don't Fence Me In,' that kin
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
the times during which they were popular. "We do 'Don't Fence Me In,' that kind of nostalgic song which makes you think of Bing Crosby singing while riding on horseback in the country," Mac said. "But when you consider that this song is from the... Read more
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The Age
The Glenn Miller Orchestra under Rick Gerber is at the Canberra Theatreclassic hits of the Glenn Miller Orchestra in their original arrangements.They
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
classic hits of the Glenn Miller Orchestra in their original arrangements.They will also sing songs by the Andrews Sisters, Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra and Vera Lynn. There are also performances by the Broadway Swing Dancers During the 1930s and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The Glenn Miller Orchestra under Rick Gerber is at the Canberra Theatreclassic hits of the Glenn Miller Orchestra in their original arrangements.They
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
classic hits of the Glenn Miller Orchestra in their original arrangements.They will also sing songs by the Andrews Sisters, Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra and Vera Lynn. There are also performances by the Broadway Swing Dancers During the 1930s and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Former Marine, stay-at-home dad showed ‘true grit’where he met his wife. “I had met a guy that looked like a movie star, blond ha
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
where he met his wife. “I had met a guy that looked like a movie star, blond hair like Robert Redford and eyes like Bing Crosby,” Donna Morton said when describing the love of her life “He was organized and spit-and-polish in his younger... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Del Mar Thoroughbred Club ends summer horse racing season Mondaytrack networking and meeting owners and trainers in hopes of getting a ride. Th
KGTV San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
track networking and meeting owners and trainers in hopes of getting a ride. This season she had 13 rides with one second place and two third place finishes. Racing isn't over for the year. The Bing Crosby racing season runs Nov. 1 through Nov... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Del Mar Thoroughbred Club ends summer horse racing season Mondayopen at noon and the first post is at 2 p.m. The season started July 13 and in
KGTV San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
open at noon and the first post is at 2 p.m. The season started July 13 and included concerts, food and drink festivals, and the TVG Pacific Classic. Racing isn't over for the year, however. The Bing Crosby racing season runs Nov. 1 through Nov.... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Bing Arts Center’s 50th anniversary celebrationCHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Named after legendary singer Bing Crosby, the B
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Named after legendary singer Bing Crosby, the Bing Arts Center is celebrating its 50th anniversary as a neighborhood theater by opening a brand new gallery. Brian F. Hale, Executive Director of the Bing Arts center,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Backstage at 'Aladdin': 38 tons of scenery, 337 sparkling costumes come together to create magicbut the showstopper also gives off an old Hollywood vibe. “Casey Nicholaw kept
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
but the showstopper also gives off an old Hollywood vibe. “Casey Nicholaw kept talking about the ‘On the Road’ movies with Bing Crosby and Bob Hope, so the show could have a feeling of entertainment as well as be something that’s true to the part... Read more
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express
Princess Diana: How tragic death made Candle In The Wind the best-selling song in HISTORYbeing uploaded last year. It’s also the biggest-seller of all time in the US,
express / Posted 19 days ago
being uploaded last year. It’s also the biggest-seller of all time in the US, but there is a caveat: White Christmas by Bing Crosby is widely understood to have outsold it but only if sales before the invention of the charts are... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Great Gatsby-era music filling the WIN Entertainment Centreonly will Wollongong audiences be treated to original Glenn Miller arrangements
Kiama Independent / Posted 21 days ago
only will Wollongong audiences be treated to original Glenn Miller arrangements, but also the music of the Andrews Sisters, Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra and the romantic wartime melodies made famous by Vera Lynn. “Our unique jazz sound is sought all... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Glenn Miller Orchestra to perform in Wollongongcapturing [people's] attention." Not only will Wollongong audiences be treated
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 21 days ago
capturing [people's] attention." Not only will Wollongong audiences be treated to original Glenn Miller arrangements, but also the music of the Andrews Sisters, Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra and the romantic wartime melodies made famous by Vera... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Great Gatsby-era music filling the WIN Entertainment Centreonly will Wollongong audiences be treated to original Glenn Miller arrangements
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 21 days ago
only will Wollongong audiences be treated to original Glenn Miller arrangements, but also the music of the Andrews Sisters, Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra and the romantic wartime melodies made famous by Vera Lynn. “Our unique jazz sound is sought all... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Seaside spikes Marina in early tune-upwas inducted into the Stanford Athletics Hall of Fame. He worked in TV for the
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 26 days ago
was inducted into the Stanford Athletics Hall of Fame. He worked in TV for the 49ers, golfed in and later emceed at the Bing Crosby Clambake (later the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am) and worked as a Stanford football and basketball broadcaster from... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Bob Murphy, ‘fabric’ of Stanford athletics, dies at 86 in Santa Cruzsame role for the 1987 U.S. Open at the Olympic Club. During the 1980s and 1990
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 27 days ago
same role for the 1987 U.S. Open at the Olympic Club. During the 1980s and 1990s he was among the celebrity golfers in the Bing Crosby Clambake (later AT&T National Pro-Am), and emceed events each year at the Pebble Beach tournament. Except for a... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Bob Murphy, ‘fabric’ of Stanford athletics, dies at 86 in Santa Cruzsame role for the 1987 U.S. Open at the Olympic Club. During the 1980s and 1990
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
same role for the 1987 U.S. Open at the Olympic Club. During the 1980s and 1990s he was among the celebrity golfers in the Bing Crosby Clambake (later AT&T National Pro-Am), and emceed events each year at the Pebble Beach tournament. Except for a... Read more
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NBC News
Younger folks remember Jerry Lewis for muscular dystrophy telethonsNew York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few mont
NBC News / Posted 29 days ago
New York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few months later. More than 2,000 performers, from Bing Crosby and Jack Benny to Adam Sandler and the "Friends" cast, have appeared on the telethon. Ed McMahon became a... Read more
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ABC News
Lewis' MDA telethons were full of emotion, star appearancesNew York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few mont
ABC News / Posted 29 days ago
New York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few months later. More than 2,000 performers, from Bing Crosby and Jack Benny to Adam Sandler and the "Friends" cast, have appeared on the telethon. Ed McMahon became a... Read more
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FOX News
A look back at Jerry Lewis' emotional and star-studded MDA telethons.New York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few mont
FOX News / Posted 30 days ago
New York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few months later. More than 2,000 performers, from Bing Crosby and Jack Benny to Adam Sandler and the "Friends" cast, have appeared on the telethon. Ed McMahon became a... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Lewis' MDA telethons were full of emotion, star appearancesNew York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few mont
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 30 days ago
New York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few months later. More than 2,000 performers, from Bing Crosby and Jack Benny to Adam Sandler and the "Friends" cast, have appeared on the telethon. Ed McMahon became a... Read more
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CTV News
Jerry Lewis' MDA telethons were full of emotion, star appearancesNew York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few mont
CTV News / Posted 30 days ago
New York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few months later. More than 2,000 performers, from Bing Crosby and Jack Benny to Adam Sandler and the "Friends" cast, have appeared on the telethon. Ed McMahon became a... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Lewis' MDA telethons were full of emotion star appearancesNew York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few mont
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 30 days ago
New York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few months later. More than 2,000 performers, from Bing Crosby and Jack Benny to Adam Sandler and the "Friends" cast, have appeared on the telethon. Ed McMahon became a... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Lewis' MDA telethons were full of emotion, star appearancesNew York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few mont
Darien News-Review / Posted 30 days ago
New York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few months later. More than 2,000 performers, from Bing Crosby and Jack Benny to Adam Sandler and the "Friends" cast, have appeared on the telethon. Ed McMahon became a... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Lewis' MDA telethons were full of emotion, star appearancesNew York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few mont
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 30 days ago
New York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few months later. More than 2,000 performers, from Bing Crosby and Jack Benny to Adam Sandler and the "Friends" cast, have appeared on the telethon. Ed McMahon became a... Read more
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FOX Business
Lewis' MDA telethons were full of emotion, star appearancesNew York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few mont
FOX Business / Posted 30 days ago
New York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few months later. More than 2,000 performers, from Bing Crosby and Jack Benny to Adam Sandler and the "Friends" cast, have appeared on the telethon. Ed McMahon became a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Lewis' MDA telethons were full of emotion, star appearancesNew York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few mont
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 30 days ago
New York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few months later. More than 2,000 performers, from Bing Crosby and Jack Benny to Adam Sandler and the "Friends" cast, have appeared on the telethon. Ed McMahon became a... Read more
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FOX Business
Lewis' MDA telethons were full of emotion, star appearancesNew York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few mont
FOX Business / Posted 30 days ago
New York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few months later. More than 2,000 performers, from Bing Crosby and Jack Benny to Adam Sandler and the "Friends" cast, have appeared on the telethon. Ed McMahon became a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Lewis' MDA telethons were full of emotion, star appearancesNew York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few mont
Stamford Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
New York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few months later. More than 2,000 performers, from Bing Crosby and Jack Benny to Adam Sandler and the "Friends" cast, have appeared on the telethon. Ed McMahon became a... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Lewis' MDA telethons were full of emotion, star appearancesNew York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few mont
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
New York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few months later. More than 2,000 performers, from Bing Crosby and Jack Benny to Adam Sandler and the "Friends" cast, have appeared on the telethon. Ed McMahon became a... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Lewis' MDA telethons were full of emotion, star appearancesNew York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few mont
The New Canaan News / Posted 30 days ago
New York host, despite undergoing therapy for throat cancer. He died a few months later. More than 2,000 performers, from Bing Crosby and Jack Benny to Adam Sandler and the "Friends" cast, have appeared on the telethon. Ed McMahon became a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Jerry Lewis, comedy legend, dies at 91saw them performing at the Copacabana and at Slapsie Maxie’s in Hollywood, he s
Boston Herald / Posted 30 days ago
saw them performing at the Copacabana and at Slapsie Maxie’s in Hollywood, he saw the potential for a new Bob Hope and Bing Crosby and signed them to a Paramount Pictures contract. For the next 10 years, Martin and Lewis turned out one silly... Read more
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Daily Record
Legendary US comedian Jerry Lewis dies aged 91saw them performing at the Copacabana and at Slapsie Maxie's in Hollywood, he s
Daily Record / Posted 30 days ago
saw them performing at the Copacabana and at Slapsie Maxie's in Hollywood, he saw the potential for a new Bob Hope and Bing Crosby and signed them to a Paramount Pictures contract. For the next 10 years, Martin and Lewis turned out one silly... Read more
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Philly.com
Jerry Lewis, America's funnyman, dies at 91duo signed with Hal Wallis at Paramount and within a year dethroned Hollywood's
Philly.com / Posted 30 days ago
duo signed with Hal Wallis at Paramount and within a year dethroned Hollywood's reigning kings of comedy, Bob Hope and Bing Crosby. At a time when the U.S. population was 150 million, 80 million tickets were sold for Sailor Beware (1951), the... Read more
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Newsmax
Jerry Lewis, Comedy Legend, Dies at 91saw them performing at the Copacabana and at Slapsie Maxie's in Hollywood, he s
Newsmax / Posted 30 days ago
saw them performing at the Copacabana and at Slapsie Maxie's in Hollywood, he saw the potential for a new Bob Hope and Bing Crosby and signed them to a Paramount Pictures contract. For the next 10 years, Martin and Lewis turned out one silly... Read more
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Variety
Jerry Lewis, Comedy Legend, Dies at 91saw them performing at the Copacabana and at Slapsie Maxie’s in Hollywood, he s
Variety / Posted 30 days ago
saw them performing at the Copacabana and at Slapsie Maxie’s in Hollywood, he saw the potential for a new Bob Hope and Bing Crosby and signed them to a Paramount Pictures contract. For the next 10 years, Martin and Lewis turned out one silly... Read more
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