Rosemary Clooney

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Rosemary Clooney
Rosemary Clooney Allan Warren.jpg
Rosemary Clooney performing in 1977
Background information
Born (1928-05-23)May 23, 1928
Maysville, Kentucky, U.S.
Died June 29, 2002(2002-06-29) (aged 74)
Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
Genres Traditional pop, vocal jazz
Occupations Singer, Actress
Years active 1946–2001
Labels Columbia
RCA Victor
United Artists
Concord Jazz
Website Rosemary 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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