|Birth: ||Mar. 30, 1913|
|Death: ||Feb. 6, 2007|
San Diego County
Singer, Actor. Born Francesco Paolo LoVecchio in Chicago, Illinois to Sicilian immigrants, he was a popular singer of the 1940s and 1950s who is best known for his recording of the theme song for the 1960s television series "Rawhide", and the title song for the 1957 film "Gunfight at the O.K. Corral". After making his movie debut in the 1949 film "Make Believe Ballroom", Laine's other credits included "Sunny Side of the Street" (1951), "Meet Me in Las Vegas" (1956), and "He Laughed Last" (1956). His television credits include "The Nat King Cole Show", "Toast of the Town", and "What's My Line?". Laine's other hits songs include "Moonlight Gambler", "I Believe", "Mule Train" and "Cool Water". He died of complications from hip replacement surgery in San Diego. (bio by: C.S.)
Nan Grey (1918 - 1993)
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Feb 06, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17834566
The world lost a great singer. Rest in Peace frankie.|
Added: Aug. 24, 2016
Thank you for your visit to the AIDS ward at Laguna Honda Hospital in San Francisco at Christmas 1990. You helped to cheer up many of the patients so much. God bless you, Sir.|
Added: Jun. 26, 2016
Added: Mar. 30, 2016
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