Jose Ramón Gil Samaniego (February 6, 1899 – October 30, 1968), known professionally as Ramón Novarro, was a Mexican film, stage and television actor who began his career in silent films in 1917 and eventually became a leading man and one of the top box office attractions of the 1920s and early 1930s. Novarro was promoted by MGM as a "Latin lover" and became known as a sex symbol after the death of Rudolph Valentino.
Birth and Death Data: Born February 6th, 1899 (Durango), Died October 30th, 1968 (Hollywood)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1930
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, vocalist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-62694||10-in.||7/24/1930||Lonely||Bernie Cummins ; Walter Cummins ; New Yorker Hotel Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||composer|
|Columbia||W150595||10-in.||6/17/1930||Lonely||Ben Selvin and his Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Brunswick||E34695||10-in.||10/5/1930||Lonely||Lloyd Huntley Isle O’ Blues Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Novarro, Ramon," accessed August 1, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105006.
Novarro, Ramon. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 1, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105006.
"Novarro, Ramon." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 1 August 2021.
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