This day (August 14, 1926), in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is born Buddy Greco, an American singer and pianist.
Wikipedia : This day (August 14, 1926), in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is born Buddy Greco, an American singer and pianist.
Buddy Greco : Buddy accepted Benny Goodman’s offer of a job as pianist, singer/arranger, and traveled the world with the Benny Goodman Band for two years. Since then, Buddy has sold millions of records and received gold records for hits such as ‘The Lady Is A Tramp’, and ‘Around The World’.
@allmusic : In the ’60s his music career had been very successful. He appeared with the popular ’60s rock group the Beatles in a performance for Queen Elizabeth the second. It was also in the ’60s when Buddy Greco seriously began a career in film and television.
@last.fm : His first professional work was playing with Benny Goodman’s band. He has had an active concert career playing in symphony halls, theatres, nightclubs, and Las Vegas showrooms (in the 1960s he made appearances with the Rat Pack). On screen, he had a memorable turn as the nightclub singer Lucky in the 1969 film The Girl Who Knew Too Much.
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