He appeared on The American Sportsman which took celebrities on hunting and fishing trips around the world. Share to let others add their own memories and condolences. 2020 is a very strange with Coronavirus. She will truly be missed but never forgotten. We worked at the Farmers Market together, summer of '52. Harris and Alice Faye married in 1941; it was a second marriage for both (Faye had been married briefly to singer-actor Tony Martin) and lasted 54 years, until Harris's death. Special thanks to Mr. and Mrs. Ernie Kelly, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Parker, Mr. and Mrs. Victor Lovett; Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Stewart, Mr. and Mrs. Terry Whittington, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Averette, Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie Small, and Mr. and Mrs. Lonnie Broussard. Here he played a house painter who gets amnesia, then starts to lead a band. Contact your hosting provider letting them know your web server is not completing requests. Sellers declare the item's customs value and must comply with customs declaration laws. The song describes the hapless finder of a box with a mysterious secret and his efforts to rid himself of it. - eBay Money Back Guarantee - opens in new window or tab, This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. Harris was a lifelong friend of singer and actor Bing Crosby. Something went wrong. He visited my mother in '71 when I was a TV reporter in SFO. Harris was recording songs as early as 1931. This repository is populated with tens of thousands of assets and should be your first stop for asset selection. The item you've selected was not added to your cart. He had a trace of a Southern accent and in later years made self-deprecating jokes over the air about his heritage. Share Wanda's life story with friends and family. Phil Harris, Jr. was a classmate.I knew him well, often visited visited the Harris home in Encino, swam, stayed overnight. Feel free to contact support and we will do our best to assist you. His nickname was "Old Curly." I'm no sure what year. Vintage Glossy Press Photo Opera Tribute Dean Phyllis Curtin Boston Opera Univ. In 1950, Harris recorded a hit novelty song entitled "The Thing," which did hit number 1 on the charts. Our entire family would like to thank Dr. M. Stringfellow and her nurse, Michelle Temple, and the Oncology staff at Ochsner, Dr. Cleland, Mrs. Nancy Kelly and the staff at the Neuromedical Center and the staff at St. Joseph's Hospice. October 4, 1936 – Phil Harris' First Show, "Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Google News Archive Search", "The Brightest Stars from New-York to Los Angeles", Phil Harris 1988 Interview with Chuck Schaden, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Phil_Harris&oldid=985314527, Burials at Forest Lawn Cemetery (Cathedral City), Male actors from Palm Springs, California, Articles needing additional references from September 2020, All articles needing additional references, Articles with unsourced statements from November 2017, Articles with unsourced statements from September 2020, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SNAC-ID identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Comedian, bandleader, musician, singer, actor, Episode: "The Only Place Where They Know My Name", Episode: "What are you doing after the massacre", Episode: "Rent a Romeo/Matchmaker/Y' Gotta Have Heart", This page was last edited on 25 October 2020, at 07:18.