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Frankie Fontaine
Birth: Apr. 19, 1920
Cambridge
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 4, 1978
Spokane
Spokane County
Washington, USA

Tenor and Comedian. He is best known for his character "Crazy Guggenheim" on the Jackie Gleason Show. "Crazy's " laugh was (and still is) imitated by everyone. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Alma Fontaine (1920 - 1983)
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Medford
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Spruce Lawn
 
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Record added: Jul 08, 2000
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Frankie Fontaine
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37 years
- Nancy Forrest
 Added: Aug. 2, 2015

- Roses♥~
 Added: Jul. 24, 2015
CORRECTION: Frank Fontaine's singing voice was a deep baritone, NOT a tenor as the description says.I always thrilled to his beautiful songs on Jackie Gleason. I best remember "If You Were the Only Girl in the World". :-)
- Jimbo
 Added: Jun. 21, 2015
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