Don Cornell

Don Cornell

Birth
Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA
Death 23 Feb 2004 (aged 84)
Aventura, Miami-Dade County, Florida, USA
Burial Hollywood, Broward County, Florida, USA
Plot Mausoleum
Memorial ID 8461085 · View Source
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Singer. Pop vocalist and guitarist who started as a big band singer for the Sammy Kaye, Al Kavelin and Red Nichols orchestras during the 1940s, who launched a successful solo career where he charted over 20 records from 1949 to 1957, including top 10 hits like "Hold My Hand" (#2), "I'm Yours" (#3), "I'll Walk Alone" (#5) and "The Bible Tells Me So" (#7), who was honored in 1963 as one of the first stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and who was inducted into the Big Band Hall of Fame in 1993.

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  • Originally Created by: Butterfly
  • Added: 2 Mar 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8461085
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Don Cornell (21 Apr 1919–23 Feb 2004), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8461085, citing Beth David Memorial Gardens, Hollywood, Broward County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .