Nelson Eddy – 2015

Born in Providence in 1901, Nelson Eddy is recognized as one of the finest singers in American music history. Over the course of his 40-year career, he enjoyed unparalleled international success singing and acting on stage, screen, radio and TV.

He scored dozens of hit records and was, at one point, the “highest paid singer in the world.” He has three stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (one each for film, music and radio) and was awarded three Gold records. Eddy passed away in 1967.

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