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Johnny Burnette (1934–1964)

Johnny Burnette was born on March 25, 1934 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA. He died on August 14, 1964 in Clear Lake, California, USA. See full bio »

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 2015 Atomin paluu (Documentary) (performer: "Lonesome Train")
 2011 Bilar 50 tal och Rock'n'Roll (TV Movie documentary) (music: "Hip Shakin' Baby")
 2009 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story (Documentary) (performer: "You're Sixteen (You're Beautiful & You're Mine)")
 2004 A Dirty Shame (performer: "Eager Beaver Baby")
 2000 7th Heaven (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Gossip (2000) ... (writer: "Believe What You Say" - uncredited)
 1995 The Beatles Anthology (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer: "Lonesome Tears in My Eyes")
 1994 Pulp Fiction (writer: "Waitin' In School")
 1989 Heavy Petting (Documentary) (performer: "You're Sixteen")
 1987 My Best Friend's Birthday (writer: "Rock Billy Boogie")
 1985 Sweet Dreams (writer: "Oh Baby Babe")
 1984 DTV: Pop & Rock (Video) (performer: "Dreamin'")
 1983 Losin' It (performer: "Dreamin'")
 1981 Urgh! A Music War (Documentary) (writer: "Tear It Up")
 1978 Iltatähti (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 20 September 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Tear It Up")
 1974 Rock Concert (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.12 (1974) ... (writer: "Believe What You Say")
 1973 American Graffiti (writer: "You're Sixteen")
 1958-1964 The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Wally's TV Set (1964) ... (writer: "Lonely Corner" - uncredited)
- Code of Honor (1958) ... (writer: "Believe What You Say" - uncredited)
- Top Gun (1958) ... (writer: "Believe What You Say" - uncredited)
- Picture in Rick's Notebook (1958) ... (writer: "Waitin' In School" - uncredited)
- David and the Stewardess (1958) ... (writer: "Waitin' In School" - uncredited)
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Other Works:

Single: "Dreamin'". NOTE: Sold one million copies. See more »

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1 Portrayal | 2 Articles | See more »

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Younger brother of Dorsey Burnette. See more »

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