Tag Archives: Bing Crosby

Before Marilyn there was Marilyn

Day 317 of Colourisation Project – March 20 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. She was once compared to Marilyn Monroe to which she replied, “Hey, I’m the blonde with … Continue reading

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Donald O’Connor – Made ‘Em Laugh

Day 143 of Colourisation Project – September 27 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Exuberant singer-dancer-actor Donald O’Connor, the man who performed one of the greatest solo numbers in the history … Continue reading

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Dorothy Lamour – Hollywood’s Sultry Sarong Girl

Day 138 of Colourisation Project – September 22 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Growing up in the 1960s, the ‘Road to…’ movies seemed to be a never-ending source of fun … Continue reading

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Stephen Foster – Beautiful Dreamer Doo-Dah!

Day 127 of Colourisation Project – September 11 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. One of the first songs I ever learned to play on the piano was the simple minstrel … Continue reading

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