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 1959

A gallery of living musical entertainers

p. 40 In:
Spaeth, Sigmund
Music journal. 1959 annual
New York: Music Journal Inc, 1959, 212 p.


The above item has biographical information on:

  Allen, Steve [Stephen Valentine Patrick William] (b. 1921)   comedian, composer
  Astaire, Fred (b. 1899 d. 1987 a. 1929)   cast, choreographer
  Bergen, Polly (a. 1959)   singer, dancer
  Borge, Victor (b. 1909)   piano, entertainer
  Calloway, Cab [Cabell] (b. 1907 a. 1930-1945)   bandleader, cast
  Cantor, Eddie (b. 1892 d. 1964)   cast, composer
  Carmichael, Hoagy [Hoagland Howard] (b. 1899 d. 1981)   composer, cornet
  Carroll, Diahann (b. 1935)   actress, cast
  Damone, Vic (b. 1928 a. 1947)   cast, singer
  Davis, Sammy (b. 1925 d. 1990)   cast, music director for George Rhodes
  Durante, Jimmy [James Francis] (b. 1893 d. 1980)   cast, composer
  Fitzgerald, Ella (b. 1920 a. 1936)   composer, interprete
  Ford, Ernie "Tennesse" (b. 1919 d. 1991 a. 1949)   country and western singer
  Froman, Jane (b. 1907 d. 1980)   Broadway musical actress, cast
  Gleason, Jackie [Herbert John] (b. 1916 d. 1987)   cast, comedian
  Godfrey, Arthur (Michael) (b. 1903 d. 1983 a. 1947)   entertainer, radio announcer
  Gorme, Eydie (b. 1931)   ballad singer, cast
  Gray, Dolores (b. 1924 a. 1951)   cast, singer
  Hildegarde (b. 1906 a. 1936-1944)   vaudeville entertainer, cabaret entertainer
  Ives, Burl (b. 1909)   cast, folksinger
  Jackson, Mahalia (b. 1911 d. 1972)   gospel singer, vocals
  Kaye, Danny (b. 1913 d. 1987)   cast, singer
  Kelly, Gene (b. 1912 d. 1996)   actor, cast
  Kirk, Lisa   actress, cast
  Kitt, Eartha Mae (b. 1928 a. 1953)   cabaret singer, cast
  Laine, Frankie (b. 1913)   singer, vocals
  Lee, Peggy (b. 1920)   cast, composer
  Liberace (b. 1919 d. 1987)   entertainer, piano
  Mackenzie, Gisele (b. 1927 a. 1952)   cast, singer
  Martin, Dean (b. 1917)   cast, singer
  Mathis, Johnny [John Royce] (b. 1935)   singer, vocals
  Monroe, Vaughn (Wilton) (b. 1911 d. 1973)   trombone, trumpet
  Piazza, Marguerite   cast, singer
  Powell, Jane (b. 1929)   cast, soprano
  Ray, Johnny [John Alvin] (b. 1927 d. 1990 a. 1951)   singer, piano
  Russell, Anna (b. 1911)   contralto, comedienne
  Stafford, Jo (b. 1920)   song stylist, vocals
  Templeton, Alec Andrew (b. 1910 d. 1963)   composer, piano
  Tucker, Sophie (b. 1884 d. 1966)   actress, cast
  Vaughan, Sarah (Lois) [Sassy] (b. 1924 d. 1990)   interprete, singer
  Waters, Ethel (b. 1900 d. 1977)   actress, cast

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