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Teresa Brewer

  • Birth 7 May 1931 Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 17 Oct 2007 New Rochelle, Westchester County, New York, USA
  • Burial New Rochelle, Westchester County, New York, USA
  • Memorial ID 22282775

Singer. Born Theresa Breuer in Toledo, Ohio, she was a popular vocalist of the 1950s and 1960s, best known for such hits as "Let Me Go, Lover!", "A Tear Fell" and "Music! Music! Music!". She began her entertainment career as a young child performing on local radio programs and at five made her broadcast debut on the "Major Bowes Amateur Hour". In 1953 Brewer appeared in the film "Those Redheads from Seattle" and went on to become a familiar television performer in such programs as "Toast of the Town", "The Perry Como Show" and "The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson". Her other memorable songs include, "Silver Dollar", "A Sweet Old Fashioned Girl" and "Empty Arms". She died of complications from neuromuscular disease.

Bio by: C.S.

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  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 17 Oct 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 22282775
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Teresa Brewer (7 May 1931–17 Oct 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22282775, citing Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, New Rochelle, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .