1919 - Luigi Francisco Varlaro, born on the 21st of April in Bronx, New York. He was a popular singer.
1940 - Started as a big band singer for the Sammy Kaye, Al Kavelin and Red Nichols orchestras.
1949 - 1957 - Launched a successful solo career where he charted over 20 records.
1963 - He was one of the first stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
1993 - He was inducted into the Big Band Hall of Fame.
2004 - Died on the 23rd of February at a hospital in Aventura, Florida of emphysema and diabetes at the age of 84.
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