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 Eileen Barton

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Eileen Barton

  • Birth 24 Nov 1929 Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
  • Death 27 Jun 2006 West Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Burial Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Memorial ID 14787432

Singer. Born in Brooklyn, New York, she began her career singing on radio at age 15 and had her own program "The Eileen Barton Show" in the 1940s. She is best known for the apostrophic hit tune, "If I Knew You Were Coming, I would've Baked A Cake" (1950). Her other hits included "Would You Believe Me?", "Honey, Won't You Honeymoon with Me?", "Cry", "Honey, Won't You Honeymoon with Me?" and "You Brought Me a New Kind of Love". She also appeared on the television programs "The Swift Show", "Video Village" and "Toast Of The Town". She died of cancer in West Hollywood, California.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: Peterborough "K"
  • Added: 1 Jul 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 14787432
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Eileen Barton (24 Nov 1929–27 Jun 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14787432, citing Westwood Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .