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Dinah Shore

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Biography

Publicity photo, 1951

Source: Wikipedia

Dinah Shore (born Frances Rose Shore; February 29, 1916 – February 24, 1994) was an American singer, actress, television personality, and the top-charting female vocalist of the 1940s. She reached the height of her popularity as a recording artist during the Big Band era of the 1940s and 1950s, but achieved even greater success a decade later, in television, mainly as hostess of a series of variety programs for Chevrolet.

Fact file

  • Birth name: Frances Rose Shore
  • Born: February 29, 1916 Winchester, Tennessee, U.S.
  • Died: February 24, 1994 (aged 77) Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
  • Genres: Pop
  • Occupation(s): Singer, actress
  • Instruments: Vocals
  • Years active: 1937–1994
  • Associated acts: Doris Day, Buddy Clark, Tony Martin, Frank Sinatra
  • Website: Dinah Shore's Fansite

Read more about Dinah Shore at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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    6952 Hollywood Blvd Hollywood Blvd, south side, between Orange and Highland
  • For radio
    1759 Vine St Vine St, west side, between Yucca and Hollywood

In the news

Classic Albums of Working, Desert Song and Call Me Madam Get Digital-Era Release
Playbill Combined , 2012-06-21 17:00:00
The Masterworks Broadway label will open its vault and release three albums this summer: the original 1978 Broadway cast recording of Working, a 1950 recording of Dinah Shore singing Call Me Madam with members from the original Broadway troupe, and the 1959 studio-cast recording of the operetta The Desert Song.

Ratings: Terra Nova Stands on Terra Firma; House in Good Condition (omg!)
Yahoo Entertainment, 2011-10-04 19:01:00
omg! - Terra Nova, which didn't exactly debut with dinosaur-sized (or even Dinah Shore-sized) numbers, still stood on terra firma with 8.31 million viewers, down about 8 percent from its debut, Nielsen overnight data shows. Fox's sci-fi thriller also matched its 3.1 rating among 18-to-49-year-olds for its premiere. 6 burning ...

Bob Banner Dies at 89; Producer in TV’s Infancy
NY Times TV, 2011-06-17 04:15:15
Bob Banner, far left, with the actors Dinah Shore and George Montgomery at the Emmy Awards in 1956.

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