Bonnie Baker

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Birthday
1, 1917
Birthplace
Texas
Death Date
Aug 11, 1990 (73)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
1, 1917
Birthplace
Texas
Death Date
Aug 11, 1990 (73)

About

Also known as Wee Bonnie Baker, jazz and pop singer best known for her 1939 hit "Oh Johnny, Oh Johnny, Oh!". The song sold a million and a half copies during its fourteen-week run on the charts.

Before Fame

She attended an all-girl Catholic boarding school before moving to Houston to sing at local night clubs.

Trivia

She was forced to retire from performing after suffering a heart attack in 1956.

Family Life

She was married four times and had a daughter named Sharon.

Associated With

She was recommended by trumpet legend Louis Armstrong to be a vocalist in Orrin Tucker's band.

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