(2/22/83-4/3/83) Stage: Appeared (as "Richie") in "Lovers and Other Strangers", Mickey Rooney's Dinner Showplace, Mission Hills, CA.
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10 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
7 Magazine Cover Photos |
John E. Crawford | John Ernest Crawford | Johnnie Crawford | John Crawford | Johnny
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[on his orchestrated band] It's a unique, romantic sound, and people love to hear it. It takes people back to an older America and a simpler, more elegant time. It's a sound I really love, and I find that once people get a chance to hear it live, in all its glory, that they love it, too.
Crawford had a key role in the early career of Victoria Jackson
of Saturday Night Live
(1975) fame. In 1980, she was a college student in Birmingham, Alabama, earning credit doing flip-flops, as a member of the chorus, in a summer stock production of "Meet Me in St. Louis", featuring Crawford. He presented her with a one-way plane ticket and encouraged her to pursue a career in Hollywood. This ...