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Dean Martin, Frank S., Bing C. & Jimmy Durante – Rare and Wonderful

Dean Martin, Frank S., Bing C. & Jimmy Durante – Rare and Wonderful October 19th, 1959 – Frank Sinatra Times Show – on ABC at 9:30 Jimmy was a walk on surprise guest as Dean Martin, Frank, Bing and Mitzi Gaynor played up the Jimmy Durante persona. Great piece and a must watch if you […]

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Jimmy Durante and Bobby Darin – Very Funny and Priceless

Jimmy Durante and Bobby Darin – Very Funny and Priceless James Francis “Jimmy” Durante (February 10, 1893 – January 29, 1980) was an Italian American singer, pianist, comedian, and actor. His distinctive clipped gravelly speech, New York accent, comic language butchery, jazz-influenced songs, and prominent nose helped make him one of America’s most familiar and […]

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Jimmy Durante – Father of Girls – Very Touching

Jimmy Durante – Father of Girls Very Touching – Durante married his second wife, Margaret “Margie” Little, at St. Malachy’s Catholic Church in New York City on December 14, 1960. With help from their attorney Mary G. Rogan, the couple was able to adopt a baby, Cecilia Alicia (nicknamed CeCe and now known as CeCe […]

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