( 1903–77), US singer and actor; born Harry Lillis Crosby. His songs include “Pennies from Heaven,” “Blue Skies,” and, in particular, “White Christmas” (introduced in the movie Holiday Inn, 1942), one of the best-selling songs of all time. He also starred in the series of Road movies from 1940 to 1962 with Bob Hope and Dorothy Lamour.
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