STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,135 this week

Dinah Shore (1916–1994)


Her real name was Frances "Fanny" Rose Shore, and she was born in Winchester, Tennessee. Stricken with polio at 18 months of age, she recovered after receiving the Sister Kenny treatment. She became a cheerleader at Hume-Fogg High School in Nashville and went on to graduate from Vanderbilt University in 1938, where she majored in sociology. She ... See full bio »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 354 people
created 10 Sep 2011
 
a list of 42 people
created 05 Oct 2011
 
a list of 21 people
created 17 Sep 2012
 
a list of 518 people
created 26 Sep 2012
 
a list of 24 people
created 2 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Dinah Shore.

User Polls

Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 13 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Soundtrack (37 credits)
 2009 Johnny Mercer: The Dream's on Me (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Moon River", "You Must Have Been a Beautiful Baby")
 2009 Cold Case (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- WASP (2009) ... (performer: "I'll Walk Alone")
 2009 Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History - The 1940s: Stars, Stripes and Singing (Video documentary) (performer: "The Last Time I Saw Paris" - uncredited)
 2006 Flags of Our Fathers (performer: "I'll Walk Alone")
 2005 Memoirs of a Geisha (performer: "Three Little Sisters" (1942))
 2004 Six Feet Under (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Untitled (2004) ... ("Shoo Fly Pie")
 2003 Mwah! The Best of the Dinah Shore Show (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Buttons and Bows", "I Got Rhythm", "I Get a Kick out of You", "How About You?", "I'd Do Anything", "Teamwork", "The Ballad of Mack the Knife" (originally "Moritat vom Mackie Messer"), "They Can't Take That Away from Me", "Cheek to Cheek", "Down by the Riverside", "I Ain't Got Nobody", "It's a Good Day", "Almost Like Being in Love", "Great Day", "That Great Come-and-Get-It Day", "The Memphis Blues" (originally "Mr. Crump"), "St. Louis Blues", "Peezie Weezie", "The Best Things in Life Are Free", "See the U. S. A. in Your Chevrolet")
 2002 Sinatra: The Classic Duets (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "I've Got You Under My Skin", "All of Me", "You Must Have Been a Beautiful Baby" - uncredited)
 1994 Entertaining the Troops (Documentary) (performer: "Night and Day")
 1990 Mr. & Mrs. Bridge (performer: "Blues in the Night")
 1989 The Delinquents (performer: "Chantez Chantez")
 1988 Christmas at Pee Wee's Playhouse (TV Special) (performer: "Twelve Days of Christmas")
 1985 The Walt Disney Comedy and Magic Revue (Video short) (performer: "Say It With A Slap")
 1983 Parade of Stars (TV Movie) (performer: "Bill")
 1981 The 33rd Annual Emmy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Blues in the Night")
 1980 Reasons to Be Glad (Short) (performer: "La Cumparsita")
 1975-1979 Dinah! (TV Series) (performer - 5 episodes)
- Episode dated 19 September 1979 (1979) ... (performer: "Anything You Can Do")
- Episode #2.191 (1976) ... (performer: "City of the Angels" - uncredited)
- Episode #2.87 (1976) ... (performer: "A Quiet Thing")
- Episode #2.40 (1975) ... (performer: "My Coloring Book", "Sing Happy", "Cabaret")
- Episode #1.103 (1975) ... (performer: "Doodle Doo Doo", "Bad, Bad Leroy Brown", "My Kind of Town (Chicago Is)nm0006329 & nm0005991, "Chicago (That Toddlin' Town)")
 1976 Gator (performer: "Hey, Country Boy")
 1976 That's Entertainment, Part II (Documentary) (performer: "The Last Time I Saw Paris" (1941) - uncredited)
 1975 Euridice BA 2O37 (performer: "Till")
 1972 Fuzz (performer: "I'll Be Seeing You")
 1971 A Safe Place (performer: "Someone to Watch Over Me")
 1965 The Danny Kaye Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.6 (1965) ... (performer: "The Mood I'm In", "Once Upon a Summertime", "Battle Hymn of the Republic", "Winds of Barcelona", "Happiness Is")
 1957-1963 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) (performer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #7.8 (1963) ... (performer: "When You're Smiling", "Let a Smile Be Your Umbrella", "The Man I Love", "Everybody's Doin' It", "Let's Do It, Let's Fall in Love", "Let's Fall in Love", "Control Yourself", "Fly Me to the Moon", "I've Got You Under My Skin", "Lazy Afternoon", "If I Had My Druthers", "Just in Time", "I'll Get By", "You Made Me Love You", "Empty Pockets Filled with Love")
- Episode #7.6 (1963) ... (performer: "Wonderful Boy", "Spring Will Be a Little Late This Year", "You'll Never Get Away", "Buddies", "Let the Rest of the World Go By", "'S Wonderful", "South Rampart Street Parade", "Serenade in Blue" - uncredited)
- Episode #7.3 (1962) ... (performer: "It's a Good Day", "It's Almost Like Being in Love", "Great Day", "That Great Come and Get It Day", "All Alone", "Remember", "How About Me?", "Mad About Him Blues", "Lazy River", "Where or When", "I See Your Face Before Me", "That Face", "You're Sensational", "The Best Things in Life Are Free" - uncredited)
- Episode #2.21 (1958) ... (performer: "Two Lost Souls", " (We're Gonna Be in) High Society", "Money Isn't Everything" - uncredited)
- Episode #2.12 (1958) ... (performer: "Take Me Back to Manhattan" (uncrrdited), "Thirteen Men" (uncredited), "Back in the Old Routine" (uncredited), "Life Upon the Wicked Stage" (uncredited), "Blue Moon" (uncredited), "Whispering Hope" (uncredited), "I've Got the World on a String" (uncredited), "St. Louis Blues" (uncredited))
 1959 Some of Manie's Friends (TV Movie) (performer: "You Make Me Feel So Young", "Them There Eyes", "A Foggy Day", "I've Got You Under My Skin", "Taking a Chance on Love", "They Can't Take That Away from Me", "All of Me", "Daddy", "I Can't Give You Anything but Love", "You Must Have Been a Beautiful Baby" - uncredited)
 1957-1958 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Dinah Shore and Danny are Rivals (1958) ... (performer: "I Fall In Love Too Easily", "It's So Nice To Have A Man Around The House" - uncredited)
- The Dinah Shore Show (1957) ... (performer: "Goody Goody", "I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter", "I'll Never Say 'Never Again' Again" - uncredited)
 1958 The Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Dinah Shore (1958) ... (performer: "It's Nice to Go Trav'ling", "Autumn in New York" - uncredited)
 1956 Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #8.26 (1956) ... (performer: "Come Rain or Come Shine", "You're Getting to Be a Habit with Me" - uncredited)
 1955 The Phil Silvers Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Eating Contest (1955) ... (performer: "I'll Walk Alone" - uncredited)
 1950-1952 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Buck Benny Rides Again (1952) ... (performer: "Blues in the Night" - uncredited)
- Premiere Show (1950) ... (performer: "I'm Yours", "I Oughta Know More About You" - uncredited)
 1947 Fun & Fancy Free (performer: "Too Good to be True" (1947), "Say It With a Slap" (1947), "Lazy Countryside" (1947) - uncredited)
 1946 Till the Clouds Roll By (performer: "They Didn't Believe Me", "The Last Time I Saw Paris" - uncredited)
 1946 Make Mine Music (performer: "Two Silhouettes" (1945))
 1944 Belle of the Yukon (performer: "Like Someone in Love", "Sleigh Ride in July")
 1944 Follow the Boys (performer: "I'll Walk Alone" (1944), "I'll Get By" (1928) (uncredited), "Mad About Him, Sad Without Him, How Can I Be Glad Without Him Blues" (uncredited))
 1944 Up in Arms (performer: "Now I Know" (1944), "Tess's Torch Song" (1944))
 1943 Thank Your Lucky Stars (performer: "Thank Your Lucky Stars" (1943), "The Dreamer" (1943), "How Sweet You Are" (1943) - uncredited)
Show Show Actress (19 credits)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (95 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (28 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: "The Dinah Shore American Kitchen: Homestyle Cooking with Flair". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on Bing Crosby] Bing Crosby sings like all people think they sing in the shower.

Trivia:

She has three grandchildren by Melissa: Jennifer, Adam, and Alexander. See more »

Trademark:

Theme song: "See the U.S.A. (in Your Chevrolet)" See more »

Nickname:

Fanny

Star Sign:

Pisces

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Happy Birthday Dinah chrisforliberty
Cousin mocantor
Wardrobe Camouflage? thoroughly_modern_hillry
The Main Ingredient nouse-2
Dinah! kak122760
Classic Arts Showcase projecttoday
Discuss Dinah Shore on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page