"Heartaches" / "If I Had My Life To Live Over" (Apollo Records)
3 Print Biographies |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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"Some of my friends have jokingly accused me of sticking pins into an image of Frank Sinatra
or exercising some other kind of voodoo charm to get him out of the role of "Billy" in Carousel
(1956) so that I could inherit the role. As most everyone knows by now, Frank did bow out of the picture. His decision on this matter, however, was reached without assistance--mystic, telepathic or otherwise--...
At age 19, he won a talent contest sponsored by Picture Magazaine, earning a two-week engagement at the New York World's Fair Outdoor Dancing Pavilion singing for Harry James
and Les Brown
The songs "Oklahoma!" and "If I Loved You"