Mel Tormé

Born Sep 13, 1925
Melvin Howard Tormé, nicknamed The Velvet Fog, was an American musician, best known as a singer of jazz standards. He was also a jazz composer and arranger, drummer, and actor in radio, film, and television, and the author of five books. He composed the music for the classic holiday song "The Chris...
Mel Tormé

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: Jewish people


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: September 13, 1925

Place of Birth

: Chicago

Date of Death

: June 5, 1999

Place of Death

: Los Angeles

Cause of Death

: Stroke