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Published Date: 7/9/2015
When Eileen Ford co-founded her eponymous modeling agency, World War II had just ended. Crooners ruled the airwaves. The bikini had just been invented and the word "supermodel" had not yet permeated popular culture. We're taking a look at a few of the faces she helped...
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Published Date: 9/25/2014
What does it take to be a crooner? Just ask Nat King Cole, Andy Williams or birthday boy Dean Martin, born June 7, 1917. The greats of the genre would tell you that it was their smooth and gentle tones, as well as the sentimental and emotional themes of their music,...
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Published Date: 9/22/2014
Eddie Fisher became famous for his singing … and he became notorious for his romantic entanglements. One of the great crooners, Fisher was a teen idol of the early 1950s as well as one of the era's most popular singers. As much as his fans loved his music and his...
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Published Date: 5/14/2014
Sixteen years ago, "The Voice" went silent for the last time when Frank Sinatra died at 82. Also known as "Ol' Blue Eyes" and "The Chairman of the Board," Sinatra became an icon of cool in postwar America...
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Published Date: 11/26/2013
Was there anyone cooler than Robert Goulet? Impossible. The crooner and actor had a long and varied career on screen, stage and record, and perhaps most importantly, he never took himself too seriously. Celebrate Goulet's life and test your Goulet IQ with our quiz.
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Published Date: 6/18/2013
Sammy Cahn was born to write for Frank Sinatra...
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