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Actress, Singer

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)
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: Come On-a My House

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Appeared on The Edsel Show (1957) (TV) with Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, and Louis Armstrong. The show was aired on October 13, 1957 and introduced Ford`s ill-fated Edsel automobile to a nationwide audience.

 

Rosemary hated the derivative Armenian folk song "Come On-a My House" and originally resisted recording the song she considered "dumb" with lyrics that "sounded more like a drunken chant than an historic folk art form." Within weeks of her finally relenting, she found herself with one of the biggest-selling hits in the country, selling more than a million copies. It still did not endear her to the song, however, and she usually tried to squirm out of singing it at her concerts and nightclub appearances when requested.

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I just would like to keep singing. As soon as I`m not singing well, I hope that I know it, so that I can get off the stage and leave what I have done. I hope I`ll know, and if I don`t, I hope somebody tells me.

 

[1978 comment on Bing Crosby] The best way to get along with Bing was to forget first of all that he was Bing Crosby. It was not always easy.

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dorisdayfan - Wonderful lady with a fantastic voice! Loved her in White Christmas and Red Garters! (5 years ago)

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