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Melvin Howard Tormé (September 13, 1925 – June 5, 1999), nicknamed The Velvet Fog, was an American musician, best known as a singer of jazz standards. He was also a jazz composer and arranger, drummer, and actor in radio, film, and television, and the author of five books. He composed the music for the classic holiday song "The Christmas Song" ("Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire") and co-wrote the lyrics with Bob Wells.

Age: 73 (age at death)
Height: Height unknown
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: The Christmas Song


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1995 Sliders Mel Tormé
1995 The Magic of Christmas Host
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno -
1988 Daffy Duck's Quackbusters Daffy Duck
1988 The Night of the Living Duck Daffy Duck
1984 Night Court Herb
1978 Land of No Return Zak O'Brien
1973 Chase Cyclops
1971 It Was a Very Good Year Host
1969 Love, American Style Trevor
1969 The Bold Ones: The Lawyers Harry Carter

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