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Biography:
Birth Name: Ethel Merman
Born: 01/16/1908
Birth Place: Astoria, New York, USA
Death Place: New York City, New York, USA
Died: 02/15/1984

This Broadway singing giant ("Girl Crazy", "Annie Get Your Gun", "Gypsy") had a brassy, larger-than-life star persona and a uniquely powerful, heart-felt voice and popularized songs by George Gershwin, Cole Porter and Irving Berlin, among others. Merman's belt-it-out rendition of Berlin's "There's No Business Like Show Business" has become the anthem of the entertainment industry. In occasional films from 1930, Merman undeniably brightened a number of features (several of which, like "Anything Goes" 1936, "Call Me Madam" 1953 and "There's No Business Like Show Business" 1954, were full-fledged star vehicles), but the medium and, all too often, her material didn't give full reign to her magne...

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Albums:

The Ethel Merman Legacy

Merman.. Her Greatest!

Merman... Her Greatest!

Annie Get Your Gun (The Original Cast Album)

Mighty Merman

The World Is Your Balloon

Her Greatest!

Mermania (Volume 1)

Gypsy

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On This Day: February 15

On This Day: January 16

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Popular Movies:
1980-07-02 Airplane!
Journey Back to Oz
1965-06-23 The Art of Love
1963-11-07 It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
There's No Business Like Show Business
Call Me Madam

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