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Merman, Ethel (orig. Ethel Agnes Zimmerman)

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Born: 1908 AD
Died: 1984 AD, at 76 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Actresses, Singer

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1908 - She was born on the 16th day of January in Astoria, Queens, New York.

 

1930 - She had become the first lady of the Broadway musical stage.

 

1951 – She won the Tony Award for Best Actress for her performance as Sally Adams in Call Me Madam.

 

1955 – She co-wrote volume of memoirs, “Who Could Ask for Anything More.”

 

1970 - She appeared as the last Dolly Levi in Hello, Dolly!, a show initially written for her.

 

1978 – She co-wrote volume of memoirs, “Merman.”

 

1979 - She recorded the infamous "Ethel Merman Disco Album" with many of her signature showstoppers set to a disco beat.

 

1984 - She died on the 15th day of the 15th of February this year.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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