Elvis and the Ladies in Movies. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang premiere. Do you have a demo reel? Add it to your IMDbPage. How Much Have You Seen? How much of Gary Crosby's work have you seen? Known For. Star Spangled Rhythm Gary Crosby. A Private's Affair Mike Conroy. Hunter Smitty. Adam Officer Ed Wells. Jump to: Actor Soundtrack Self Archive footage.
The Saxophonist. Mal Talbot. Mess Hall Supervisor. Investigator credit only. Ted Stully. Show all 6 episodes. Stan Tucker. Tom Bancroft. Larry Litrell. Ed Norwood. Maynard Timmons.
TV Series Mr. Lindsay Crosby died in at age 51, and Dennis Crosby died in at age 56, both by suicide from self-inflicted gunshot wounds. Gary Crosby died of lung cancer in at age 62, and Phillip Crosby died of a heart attack in at age Widow Kathryn Crosby dabbled in local theater productions intermittently and appeared in television tributes to her late husband.
Nathaniel Crosby , Crosby's younger son from his second marriage, is a former high-level golfer who won the U. Amateur in at age 19, becoming the youngest winner in the history of that event at the time. Harry Crosby is an investment banker who occasionally makes singing appearances. Denise Crosby , Dennis Crosby's daughter, is also an actress and is known for her role as Tasha Yar on Star Trek: The Next Generation and for the recurring role of the Romulan Sela after her withdrawal from the series as a regular cast member.
She also appeared in the film adaptation of Stephen King 's novel Pet Sematary. There have been disputes between Crosby's two families beginning in the late s. When Dixie died in , her will provided that her share of the community property be distributed in trust to her sons. After Crosby's death in , he left the residue of his estate to a marital trust for the benefit of his widow, Kathryn, and HLC Properties, Ltd.
In , Dixie's trust sued HLC and Kathryn for declaratory relief as to the trust's entitlement to interest, dividends, royalties, and other income derived from the community property of Crosby and Dixie. Relying on a retroactive amendment to the California Civil Code , Dixie's trust brought suit again, in , alleging that Crosby's right of publicity was community property, and that Dixie's trust was entitled to a share of the revenue it produced. The trial court granted Dixie's trust's claim.
The California Court of Appeal reversed, however, holding that the settlement barred the claim. In light of the court's ruling, it was unnecessary for the court to decide whether a right of publicity can be characterized as community property under California law.
Following his recovery from a life-threatening fungal infection of his right lung in January , Crosby emerged from semi-retirement to start a new spate of albums and concerts. In March , after videotaping a concert at the Ambassador Auditorium in Pasadena for CBS to commemorate his 50th anniversary in show business, and with Bob Hope looking on, Crosby fell off the stage into an orchestra pit , rupturing a disc in his back requiring a month in the hospital.
His first performance after the accident was his last American concert, on August 16, the day singer Elvis Presley died. When the electric power failed during his performance, he continued singing without amplification.
In September, Crosby, his family and singer Rosemary Clooney began a concert tour of Britain that included two weeks at the London Palladium. His last concert was in the Brighton Centre on October 10, four days before his death, with British entertainer Dame Gracie Fields in attendance. The following day he made his final appearance in a recording studio and sang eight songs at the BBC Maida Vale studios for a radio program, which also included an interview with Alan Dell.
On October 13, , Crosby flew alone to Spain to play golf and hunt partridge. Let's get a Coke. Laiseca tried to revive him, but was unsuccessful. At Reina Victoria Hospital he was administered the last rites of the Catholic Church and was pronounced dead.
Paul's Catholic Church in Westwood,  Crosby was buried at Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City, California;  his tombstone incorrectly identified his year of birth as instead of A plaque was placed at the golf course in his memory. The family created an official website  on October 14, , the 30th anniversary of Crosby's death. As we called him, the Economy-sized Sinatra.
And what a voice. God I miss that voice. I can't even turn on the radio around Christmas time without crying anymore. Bing Crosby Stadium in Front Royal, Virginia , was named after Crosby in honor of his fundraising and cash contributions for its construction from to Crosby wrote or co-wrote lyrics to 22 songs. His composition " At Your Command " was no.
Songs co-written by Crosby include:. Four performances by Bing Crosby have been inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame , which is a special Grammy award established in to honor recordings that are at least 25 years old and that have "qualitative or historical significance. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Tacoma, Washington , U. Alcobendas , Madrid , Spain. Dixie Lee. Kathryn Grant. Traditional pop easy listening jazz. Main article: White Christmas song. Main article: Bing Crosby filmography.
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White Christmas Bob Wallace. High Society C. The Country Girl Frank Elgin. At Christmas Time Show all 8 episodes. Let It Snow! Ripley performer: "May I? Ball, Goodbye". Confidential performer: "Mele Kalikimaka" O'Farrell performer: "Pennies from Heaven". Booze", "Don't be a Do-Badder", "Style" - uncredited. James Infirmary" uncredited.
Guest Performer. Guest Performer uncredited. Leonard Cook. Charlie Castle. Bing Collins. Show all 27 episodes. George Warren. Self; filmed interview and in clip. Bing Crosby. Van Van Dorn. Music Paul Merrick.
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View all Crosby military records. You've only scratched the surface of Crosby family history. Discover More. Famous Crosby Family Ancestors Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree.Aug 03, · Sidney Crosby, Canadian ice hockey player who was considered to be one of the greatest players of his era. At age 19 he became the youngest captain in National Hockey League (NHL) history, and he subsequently led the Pittsburgh Penguins to three Stanley Cup titles and won two Olympic men’s hockey gold medals.