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Buddy Cole (1916–1964)

Buddy Cole was born on December 15, 1916 in Irving, Illinois, USA as Edwin LeMar Cole. He is known for his work on The Bing Crosby Show (1954), The Edsel Show (1957) and A Star Is Born (1954). He was married to Clare Foley Woodruff and Yvonne King. He died on November 5, 1964 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Bing Crosby Show
The Bing Crosby Show Himself - Pianist
The Edsel Show
The Edsel Show Music Department
A Star Is Born
A Star Is Born Music Department


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 1957 The Edsel Show (TV Special) (music supervisor)
 1955 Dragnet (TV Series) (musical accompaniment - 1 episode)
- The Big Underground (1955) ... (musical accompaniment)
 1954 A Star Is Born (musician: piano - uncredited)
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 1958 The Bing Crosby Special (TV Special)
 1958 Bing Crosby and His Friends (TV Special)
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 1949 Johnny Holiday
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 1964 The Bell Telephone Hour (TV Series)
Themselves - Jazz Combo
- Episode #7.1 (1964) ... Themselves - Jazz Combo
 1959 The Eddie Fisher Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 6 January 1959 (1959) ... Himself
 1954 The Bing Crosby Special (TV Movie)
 1954 The Bing Crosby Show (TV Movie)
Himself - Pianist

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