Rosemary Clooney (May 23, 1928 – June 29, 2002) was an American cabaret singer and actress. She came to prominence in the early 1950s with the novelty hit "Come On-a My House", which was followed by other pop numbers such as "Botch-a-Me", "Mambo Italiano", "Tenderly", "Half as...Wikipedia
Age: 74 (age at death)
Born: 23rd May, 1928, Maysville, Kentucky, USA
Died: 29th June, 2002, Beverly Hills, California, USA
Height: 5' 6" (168 cm)
Claim to Fame: Come On-a My House
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Performs anually at "Rosemary Clooney Music Festival" in her hometown of Maysville, Kentucky.
On October 1st, 2005, her Augusta, Kentucky home was partially transformed into the Rosemary Clooney Museum. Current owner/part-time resident Heather French Henry (Miss America 2000) spearheaded the creation of the museum which amasses a large amount of memorabilia from Clooney`s film, television and recording career. A re-creation of her red and white gown from "White Christmas" was painstakingly assembled by Henry and her mother by watching the film frame by frame (the original dress is M.I.A.) Some of her other original costumes are on display at the museum. The opening ceremony was attended by Nick Clooney, Rick Dees and Dante DiPaolo among others while her recording of "Bless This House" was played.
Jimmy Boyd, the child singer and actor best known for the original rendition of the Christmas novelty hit "I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus" in 1952, has died. He was 70.
Boyd died of cancer Saturday at a Santa Monica convalescent hospital, longtime friend Eleanor Pillsbury said Tuesday.
"I Saw Mommy" shot to the top of the Billboard charts three weeks after it was released. It sold 2 million records in less than 10 weeks. It has since been interpreted by such artists as the Jackson 5, John Mellencamp and Amy Winehouse.
Boyd, who was 13 when he... Read More
Posted by NewsHound 5 years ago
At a special ceremony in the historic El Portal Theater in North Hollywood on Tuesday January 29, nine legendary leading ladies of American motion pictures, television and Broadway productions donated objects from their award-winning careers to the National Museum of American History. The objects will be preserved in the museum`s permanent entertainment collections. The event was hosted by Dick Van Patten and JoAnne Worley and produced by Harlan Boll. Highlights include Carol Channing`s diamond dress from the Broadway production Lorelei; Tippi Hedren`s script from... Read More
Posted by crown022002 5 years ago
AUGUSTA, Ky. - A Kentucky museum dedicated to George Clooney`s late aunt just wanted the actor`s helmet from the movie "Leatherheads."
Turns out, the museum for singer and actress Rosemary Clooney will get the leather headgear and the rest of the football uniform.
"This will be a nice addition," curator Steve Henry said. "In the future we are hoping to accumulate at least one costume from each of his new movies."
Clooney`s uniform will be placed among his aunt`s memorabilia. Henry said the new display at the Rosemary Clooney House Museum... Read More
Posted by NewsHound 6 years ago
I loved downers, almost any kind. Loved the colors of them. Loved them yellow... I did. I would just have a bouquet in my hands at night.
I remember Mitch Miller saying every week, This rock and roll stuff will never last. But one doesn`t like to bring that up to Mitch.