Bing Crosby

Born:  May 2, 1903, Tacoma, Washington

Died:  October 14, 1977, Madrid, Spain


1930:  King of Jazz, Reaching For The Moon

1931:  Confessions of a Co-Ed

1932:  The Big Broadcast

1933:  College Humour, Too Much Harmony, Going Hollywood

1934:  We’re Not Dressing, She Loves Me Not, Here Is My Heart

1935:  Mississippi, Two For Tonight, The Big Broadcast of 1936

1936:  Anything Goes, Rhythm On The Range, Pennies From Heaven

1937:  Waikiki Wedding, Double or Nothing

1938:  Doctor Rhythm, Sing You Sinners

1939:  Paris Honeymoon, East Side of Heaven, The Star Maker

1940:  Road To Singapore, If I Had My Way, Rhythm On the River

1941:  Road To Zanzibar, Birth of the Blues

1942:  My Favourite Blonde, Holiday Inn, Road To Morocco, Star Spangled Rhythm

1943:  They Got Me Covered, Dixie

1944:  Going My WayThe Princess and the Pirate, Here Come The Waves

1945:  Out of This World, Duffy’s Tavern, Road To Utopia, The Bells of St. Mary’s 

1946:  Blue Skies

1947:  My Favourite Brunette, Welcome Stranger, Road To Rio

1948:  The Emperor Waltz

1949:  A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur’s Court, Jolson Sings Again, Top O’ The Morning, The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad

1950:  Riding High, Mr. Music

1951:  Angels In The Outfield, Here Comes The Groom

1952:  The Greatest Show On Earth, Son of Paleface, Just For You, Road To Bali

1953:  Scared Stiff, Little Boy Lost

1954:  White Christmas, The Country Girl

1956:  Anything Goes, High Society

1957:  Man On Fire, The Joker Is Wild

1959:  Alias Jesse James, Say One For Me

1960:  Let’s Make Love, High Time, Pepe

1962:  The Road To Hong Kong

1964:  Robin and the 7 Hoods

1966:  Stagecoach

1972:  Cancel My Reservation


Academy Award:  Best Actor, Going My Way (1944)
Nominations:  Best Actor, The Bells Of St. Mary’s (1945); The Country Girl (1954)

Golden Globe Award:  Cecil B. DeMille Award, 1959
Nomination:  Best Actor-Musical/Comedy, Here Comes The Groom (1951)


Photo by Bing Enterprises