|Birth: ||Jan. 27, 1918|
|Death: ||Nov. 1, 2005|
Band Leader, Conductor. Grammy Award-winning conductor and founder of the New York Pops. He was also the first band leader of TV's "Tonight" show. His nickname, "Skitch," shortened from "the sketch kid," was given to him by actor-crooner Bing Crosby.
Ruth Einsiedel Henderson (1930 - 2014)*
Cause of death: Natural causes
Hunt Hill Farm
Specifically: Private property burial
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: A.J. Marik
Record added: Nov 02, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12236762
Added by: Anonymous
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