Bob Crosby

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Birthday
23, 1913
Birthplace
Washington
Death Date
Mar 9, 1993 (79)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
23, 1913
Birthplace
Washington
Death Date
Mar 9, 1993 (79)

About

Dixieland icon best known as the bandleader of The Bob-Cats. He hosted his own variety show, "The Bob Crosby"Show, from 1953-1957.

Before Fame

He began his career with Delta Rhythm Boys, a group he joined in the 30's.

Trivia

He has the rare distinction of having two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, one for recording and one for television.

Family Life

He was one of seven brothers born to Harry and Catherine Crosby.

Associated With

One of his brothers is renowned singer and actor Bing Crosby, who won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in the 1944 film "Going My Way".