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Dick Haymes

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Biography

Haymes in State Fair (1945)

Source: Wikipedia

Richard Benjamin "Dick" Haymes (September 13, 1918 – March 28, 1980) was an Argentine actor and singer. He was one of the most popular male vocalists of the 1940s and early 1950s. He was the older brother of Bob Haymes, an actor, television host, and songwriter.

Fact file

  • Born: Richard Benjamin Haymes September 13, 1918 Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Died: March 28, 1980 (aged 61) Los Angeles, California, U.S.
  • Cause of death: lung cancer
  • Occupation: Actor, singer
  • Years active: 1935–1978
  • Spouse(s): Edith Harper (1939; annulled) Joanne Dru (3 children) (1941–1949) Nora Eddington (1949–1953) Rita Hayworth (1953–1955) Fran Jeffries (1 child) (1958–1965) Wendy Smith (his death) (2 children) (1966–1980)
  • Children: Stephanie (w/Fran Jeffries) (b. 1959) Dick Haymes Jr. (w/Joanne Dru) (b. 1942) Sean Patrick (w/Wendy Smith) (b. 1966) Samantha (w/Wendy Smith) (b. 1968}

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Fran Jeffries, an Actress Who Performed a Sexy Samba in ‘The Pink Panther,’ Dies at 79
NY Times Movies, 2016-12-21 00:40:52
Ms. Jeffries was well known on the cabaret and Las Vegas circuit as the singing partner of Dick Haymes, her husband, when she got her first film role.

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