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Eddie Cantor

Singer, Actor, Radio Personality (31-Jan-1892 — 10-Oct-1964)


Herbert G. Goldman. Banjo Eyes: Eddie Cantor and the Birth of Modern Stardom. Oxford University Press. 1997. 416pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Internet Broadway Database [link]

  5. Public Information Research Namebase [link]

  6. Wikipedia [link]

  7. The Film Encyclopedia, 5th Edition (p.224)

  8. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.119)

  9. Webster's American Biographies (p.173)

  10. Cassell Companion to Cinema (p.93)

  11. Quinlan's Illustrated Registry of Film Stars (p.78)

  12. The Encyclopedia of Film (p.94)

  13. The Encyclopedia of Hollywood (p.70)

  14. The New Biographical Dictionary of Film (p.131)

  15. Les Brown's Encyclopedia of Television (p.92)

  16. Who's Who in World Jewry 1965 (p.137)

  17. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.114)

  18. Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, 8th Edition (p.157)

  19. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.1, p.423)

  20. The New York Times Encyclopedia of Television (p.68)

  21. Obituaries from the Times 1961-1970 (p.122)

  22. Legends in Their Own Time (p.41)

  23. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.333)

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