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Billy Murray (II) (1877–1954)

Worked in minstrel shows as a singer and eccentric dancer from 1893 until 1903. From then until the 1930s was primarily a recording artist. Worked in radio and did sound effects and animal noises for cartoon. Sang old fashioned songs for the "Follow the Bouncing Ball" shorts. Was married three times, divorced twice. Survived by third wife, ... See full bio »

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Filmography

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  Boardwalk Empire (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes, 2010 - 2011) (writer - 3 episodes, 2010 - 2011)
- Georgia Peaches (2011) ... (performer: "Foolish Questions" - uncredited) / (writer: "Foolish Questions" - uncredited)
- The Age of Reason (2011) ... (performer: "When You Hear That Raggy Refrain" - uncredited) / (writer: "When You Hear That Raggy Refrain" - uncredited)
- Ourselves Alone (2011) ... (performer: "O (Oh!)", "I'm the Guy" - uncredited)
- Anastasia (2010) ... (performer: "I'll See You in C-U-B-A", "K-K-K-Katy" - uncredited)
- The Ivory Tower (2010) ... (writer: "Pretty Baby" - uncredited)
 2002 Bowling for Columbine (Documentary) (performer: "I Want To Go Back To Michigan" (1914))
 2000 The Saint Valentine's Day Massacre (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "How Are You Going to Wet Your Whistle (When the Whole Darn World Goes Dry?)" - uncredited)
 1930 Mariutch (Short) (performer: "Mariutch Down at Coney Island" (aka "Mariutch Dance Da Hootch-A-Ma-Kootch") - uncredited)
 1907 Harrigan (Short) (performer: "Harrigan" (1907))
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 1931 Silly Scandals (Short)
Bimbo (voice, uncredited)
 1931 Any Little Girl That's a Nice Little Girl (Short)
Bimbo / Singer (voice, uncredited)
 1930 Mariutch (Short)
Italian Husband / Narrator / Singer (voice, uncredited)
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 1929 Finding His Voice (Documentary short) (voice, uncredited)
 1907 Harrigan (Short)
Himself
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Nickname:

The Denver Nightingale

Star Sign:

Gemini

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