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Dan Dailey

Daniel James Dailey Jr. (December 14, 1915 – October 16, 1978) was an American dancer and actor. He is best remembered for a series of popular musicals he made at 20th Century Fox such as Mother Wore Tights (1947).

Birth and Death Data: Born December 14th, 1915 (New York City), Died October 16th, 1978 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1949 - 1954

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 87098 11/29/1954 Play a simple melody Dan Dailey vocalist  
Decca 87101 11/29/1954 There's no business like show business Dan Dailey ; Mitzi Gaynor vocalist  
Decca 87102 11/29/1954 When the midnight choo choo leaves for Alabam' Dan Dailey vocalist  
Decca 87106 11/29/1954 Alexander's ragtime band, part 1 Dan Dailey ; Mitzi Gaynor vocalist  
Decca 87107 11/29/1954 Alexander's ragtime band, part 2 Dan Dailey ; Mitzi Gaynor ; Donald O'Connor ; Johnnie Ray vocalist  
Decca L 4913 2/28/1949 Take me out to the ball game The Andrews Sisters ; Dan Dailey vocalist  
Decca L 4914 2/28/1949 (In the good old) Summertime The Andrews Sisters ; Dan Dailey vocalist  
Decca L 4915 2/28/1949 Clancy lowered the boom! The Andrews Sisters ; Dan Dailey vocalist  
Decca L 4923 3/11/1949 I had a hat (when I came in) The Andrews Sisters ; Dan Dailey vocalist  
Decca L 4924 3/11/1949 Clancy lowered the boom! The Andrews Sisters ; Dan Dailey vocalist  
Decca L 5102 7/25/1949 I may be wrong Dan Dailey vocalist  
Decca L 5103 7/25/1949 You're my everything Dan Dailey vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Dailey, Dan," accessed July 29, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116258.

Dailey, Dan. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 29, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116258.

"Dailey, Dan." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 29 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116258

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