Rosemary Clooney

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Rosemary Clooney
Rosemary Clooney in 1954
Rosemary Clooney in 1954
Background information
Born(1928-05-23)May 23, 1928
Maysville, Kentucky, U.S.
DiedJune 29, 2002(2002-06-29) (aged 74)
Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
GenresTraditional pop, vocal jazz
Occupation(s)
  • Singer
  • actress
  • author
Years active1946–2001
LabelsColumbia
MGM
Coral
RCA Victor
Reprise
Dot
United Artists
Concord Jazz
WebsiteRosemary Clooney Palladium website

Rosemary Clooney (May 23, 1928 – June 29, 2002) was an American singer and actress. She was born in Maysville, Kentucky.[1] She became known with her song "Come On-a My House". She starred in many movies. She was diagnosed with bipolar disorder and died of lung cancer in Beverly Hills, California.[2]

Her brother is television presenter Nick Clooney (born 1934). His nephew was actor George Clooney and was the mother of actor Miguel Ferrer.

References[change | change source]

  1. Severo, Richard (1 July 2012). "Rosemary Clooney, Legendary Pop Singer, Dies at 74". The New York Times. Retrieved 31 December 2012.
  2. allmusic

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