Den Künstlernamen Bing erhielt der in Tacoma, Washington, geborene Harry Lillis Crosby auf der Schule, weil er die Comic Strips "The Bingville Bugle". Songtexte von Bing Crosby mit deutschen Übersetzungen, Lyrics, Liedtexte und Musik-Videos kostenlos auf whatson-newbury.com Bing Crosby war nicht nur mit dieser Single erfolgreich. Insgesamt kamen seiner Titel in die Hitparaden, darunter befanden sich 38 Nummer-eins-Hits.
Bing CrosbyEntdecken Sie Veröffentlichungen von Bing Crosby auf Discogs. Kaufen Sie Platten, CDs und mehr von Bing Crosby auf dem Discogs-Marktplatz. Songtexte von Bing Crosby mit deutschen Übersetzungen, Lyrics, Liedtexte und Musik-Videos kostenlos auf whatson-newbury.com Harry Lillis „Bing“ Crosby (* 3. Mai in Tacoma, Washington; † Oktober in Madrid) war ein US-amerikanischer Sänger und Schauspieler. Mit seiner.
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Often played what he referred to as "happy go-lucky fellas" in his movies. His eldest son Gary Crosby was vocal in criticizing Bing's violent ways as a father.
He wrote a sensationalist tell-all biography titled "Going My Own Way" in which was touted as a "Daddy Dearest" about Bing. Though Lindsay Crosby and Dennis Crosby fluctuated between agreeing and disagreeing with Gary's criticisms of their father, Phillip Crosby defended Bing after the book was published.
Two of the sons suffered bouts of depression, much as their mother Dixie Lee had, throughout their lives and committed suicide Lindsay and Dennis, in and , respectively.
Gary died of lung cancer in Phillip died of a heart attack in , having defended his father to the end. Bing's children from his second marriage, including daughter and actress Mary Crosby , praised him as a kind and loving father in later life.
All 4 deceased. Both Dennis and Lindsay died due to suicide. Father, with actress Kathryn Grant , of sons Harry Crosby and Nathaniel Crosby , and of actress Mary Crosby.
Grandfather of Denise Crosby , L. Chip Crosby Jr. Older brother of bandleader Bob Crosby. Younger brother of Everett Crosby and Edward John Crosby.
His large ears were pinned back during his early films, until partway through She Loves Me Not His cameo in Angels in the Outfield was as part-owner of the team.
Three things about Bing were frequent sources of jokes in Hollywood: his inability to sire a daughter, prior to the birth of Mary Crosby ; his investment in racehorses that rarely won; and his rather bad, almost colorblind, taste in casual clothes.
These jokes often made their way into radio and TV shows, movies and, most often, into the comedy routines of Bob Hope.
Interred at Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City, California, USA, in the Grotto section, L, 1. Left a clause in his will stating that his sons could not collect their inheritance money until they were They had already been amply taken care of by a trust fund set up by their mother, Dixie Lee , which is truth was totally funded by Bing.
All four sons continued to collect monies from that fund until their deaths. Was nicknamed "Bing" after a character named "Bingo" in a comic strip titled "Bingville Bugle.
Was the first choice of "Columbo" creators Richard Levinson and William Link to portray the famed detective. Bing In a partnership which included Gary Cooper, and Oliver Hardy had the Del Mar racetrack in Del Mar, California built in and he collected tickets at the turnstile on opening day.
Before the start of the first and last races on every day of racing his song "Where the Turf Meets the Surf" is played.
This song was written for Del Mar and never sold commercially. The complete song goes - "Down at the old Del Mar, Take a plane, take a train, take a car, There's a smile on every face, And a winner in every race, Where the Turf Meets the Surf,".
He was the 20th century's first multi-media entertainer: a star on radio, in movies and in chart-topping recordings. He had 38 No.
One headline actually read: "Well Known Fox Movie Star Marries Bing Croveny. One of his early inspirations was Louis Armstrong , who returned the admiration.
Louis once described Bing's mellow voice as "like gold being poured out of a cup. As a young adult he enjoyed carousing and drinking and actually received another nickname: "Binge" Crosby.
He once spent two months in jail weekends only for DUI after a minor car accident, and surprised and shocked interviewers by advocating that pot be decriminalized.
The balding actor hated having to wear a toupee during filming and specifically looked for scripts that had outdoor scenes where he could wear a hat or bed scenes in which he could wear a nightcap.
Star of CBS Radio's "The Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show" When Chesterfield left, General Electric took over as sponsor for and Refused the role of Columbo due to the fact that he felt that it would interfere with his golf game.
He and his second wife and younger children did TV commercials for Minute Maid orange juice, because he owned considerable stock in the company.
On October 13, , the day before Crosby's death, independent producer Lew Grade announced that he was reuniting Crosby, Bob Hope and Dorothy Lamour onscreen for the film "Road to the Fountain of Youth," ending several years of speculation at to whether the trio would reunite professionally or not.
Biography in: "Who's Who in Comedy" by Ronald L. Smith, pg. New York: Facts on File, ISBN Phil Crosby, Jr. Through the electronics lab he funded, he was heavily involved in the initial development of both audio and video tape recording in the late '40s and early '50s, primarily for use on his own TV and radio projects.
One of the very first commercial uses of audio tape in the USA, in fact, was the recording and editing of his radio program on the ABC network around His early videotape format, however, was quickly obscured by Ampex's industry-standard Quadruplex format.
Pictured on a 29 cent U. Became seriously ill around Christmas , with chest pains and respiratory problems. Both Bing and wife Kathryn Grant thought he had lung cancer.
In January he felt so ill he consented to be hospitalized, and a large tumor was found in his left lung. The tumor and three-fifths of the lung were removed, and over the next months he slowly recovered.
Since the tumor was benign, it was believed his illness was caused by a fungal infection from a recent safari in Africa. At the time of his death in , he was the biggest selling recording artist of all time.
Uncle of Chris Crosby and Cathy Crosby. He is only one of six performers to be nominated for an Oscar twice for playing the same role in two separate films.
He was nominated as Father O'Malley in Going My Way and The Bells of St. Mary's The other five are Peter O'Toole as Henry II in Becket and The Lion in Winter , Al Pacino as Michael Corleone in The Godfather and The Godfather: Part II , Paul Newman as Fast Eddie Felson in The Hustler and The Color of Money , Cate Blanchett as Elizabeth I in Elizabeth and Elizabeth: The Golden Age , and Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa in Rocky and Creed His father was of English descent, with many family lines tracing back to New England of the s.
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The Country Girl Frank Elgin. Jump to: Soundtrack Actor Producer Music department Thanks Self Archive footage. TV Series performer - 1 episode - I Am the Future At Christmas Time Popular Voices at the BBC TV Mini-Series performer - 1 episode, writer - 1 episode, - Crooners at the BBC Show all 8 episodes.
Noire Video Game performer: "My Heart is a Hobo", "Pistol Packin' Mama". California's Golden Fairs TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode, writer - 1 episode, - San Diego County Fair Documentary performer: "Road to Victory", "We've Got Another Bond to Buy".
American Masters TV Series documentary 1 episode, performer - 2 episodes, - - Tony Bennett: The Music Never Ends The Best of the Dinah Shore Show TV Special performer: "How About You?
The Herald Angels Sing", "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Changi TV Mini-Series performer - 1 episode, writer - 1 episode, - Curley Ripley performer: "May I?
Ball, Goodbye". Confidential performer: "Mele Kalikimaka" Documentary performer: "Going Hollywood" , "Well, Did You Evah" , "True Love" - uncredited.
The Hollywood Palace TV Series performer - 3 episodes, - lyrics - 1 episode, - Episode 6. O'Farrell performer: "Pennies from Heaven". Booze", "Don't be a Do-Badder", "Style" - uncredited.
Louis", "I'd Like To Get You On a Slow Boat To China", "I Can't Get Started With You", "It Happened In Old Monterey", "The Whole Town's Talking About The Jones Boy", "Hindoostan", "Hooray For Love".
I Wish I Was Back in the Army", "Let Me Sing and I'm Happy" - uncredited. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods.
Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes.
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Grace Kelly and Bing Crosby in The Country GirlInstead, he ducked from center stage and let younger acts take over, such as The Beatles or Maria Halmer Presley. O'Farrell Self uncredited. His father was of Die Seuchen Breslaus descent, with many family lines tracing back to New England of the s. Archived from the original on July 7, 6/7/ · Bing Crosby was a beloved entertainer, dominating the silver screen, music charts, and infiltrating radios across the country from the s to s. Yet despite all his success, Crosby's personal life was filled with hardship. This is the tragic real-life story of Bing whatson-newbury.com: Marta Djordjevic. Bing Crosby (at age 51 in ) became the leading drive for the "High Tor" project which brought indirectly creative film talents at Paramount Studios where Crosby's Production office was situated. Because Crosby was uncomfortable with the exigencies of live television, performing 90 minutes non-stop in front of a television studio audience, he insisted that it be . We're the folks at Bing Crosby Enterprises, Inc., owned by the family of the late, great entertainer Bing Crosby - please enjoy our video clips from Bing's personal archives!