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Ricky May

  • Birth 22 Nov 1943 Onehunga, Auckland Council, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Death 1 Jun 1988 Sydney, City of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Burial North Ryde, Ryde City, New South Wales, Australia
  • Memorial ID 11001500

Entertainer: A native of Auckland, New Zealand he came to Australia in 1962 where he became a famous recording star. He was famous for his cabaret style singing and free stlye "scatting". Twice he starred in his own television series. In 1979 he was named the "Australian Entertainer of the Year". An award is given in his name annually for the best television performance of an original song.

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  • Originally Created by: Bigwoo
  • Added: 21 May 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11001500
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ricky May (22 Nov 1943–1 Jun 1988), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11001500, citing Macquarie Park Cemetery and Crematorium, North Ryde, Ryde City, New South Wales, Australia ; Maintained by Find A Grave .