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Bing Crosby's Merrie Olde Christmas (1977)

Bing Crosby and his family spend Christmas at the estate of distant relative in England.

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Bing Crosby's last Christmas special, this show originally aired Nov. 30, 1977, after Crosby's passing. It is introduced by his widow, Kathryn Crosby. A musical highlight is Crosby singing "Little Drummer Boy" in counterpoint to Bowie singing "Peace on Earth". Ron Moody appears in a sketch as Charles Dickens with Twiggy. Twiggy and Crosby sing "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas". The show ends with Crosby singing "White Christmas". Written by Anonymous

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Family | Music

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30 November 1977 (USA)  »

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Trivia

Bing Crosby's final television performance. See more »

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Featured in 25 Most Heartwarming Holiday TV Moments (2011) See more »

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The Little Drummer Boy/Peace on Earth
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Written by Katherine Davis, Henry Onorati and Harry Simeone / Larry Grossman, Ian Fraser and Buz Kohan
Performed by Bing Crosby and David Bowie
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