Wayne King

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Birthday
16, 1901
Birthplace
Savanna, IL
Death Date
Jul 16, 1985 (84)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
16, 1901
Birthplace
Savanna, IL
Death Date
Jul 16, 1985 (84)

About

American singer and orchestra leader who was referred to as the Waltz King due to his popular song "The Waltz You Saved For Me."

Before Fame

He was a good athlete while in high school, playing professional football with the Canton Bulldogs.

Trivia

He has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Family Life

He was married to silent film actress Dorothy Janis for fifty-three years.

Associated With

He played saxophone for the Paul Whiteman Orchestra.