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Dick Haymes

Richard Benjamin Haymes (September 13, 1918 – March 28, 1980), known as Dick Haymes, was an Argentine actor and singer, active in the United States. He was one of the most popular male vocalists of the 1940s and early 1950s. He was the older brother of Bob Haymes who was an actor, television host, and songwriter.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 13th, 1918 (Buenos Aires), Died March 28th, 1980 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1943 - 1952

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, speaker

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 275 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 71377 10-in. 5/27/1943 Wait for me Mary Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 71378 10-in. 5/27/1943 You'll never know Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 71379 10-in. 5/27/1943 In my arms Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 71380 10-in. 5/27/1943 It can't be wrong Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 71391 10-in. 6/14/1943 There's a star spangled banner waving somewhere Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 71392 10-in. 5/14/1943 Gertie from Bizerte Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 71425 10-in. 6/22/1943 I never mention your name Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 71426 10-in. 6/22/1943 I heard you cried last night Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 71433 10-in. 9/7/1943 Put your arms around me, honey Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 71434 10-in. 9/7/1943 For the first time Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 71691 10-in. 1/18/1944 Home Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 71692 10-in. 1/18/1944 If you were the only girl in the world Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 71714 10-in. 1/27/1944 Long ago (and far away) Helen Forrest ; Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 71715 10-in. 1/27/1944 Look for the silver lining Helen Forrest ; Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 72998 10-in. 8/3/1945 How deep is the ocean (How high is the sky) Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 72999 10-in. 8/3/1945 The Lord's been good to me Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 73000 10-in. 8/3/1945 And there you are Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 73001 10-in. 8/3/1945 You are too beautiful Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 73991 7/2/1947 Oh, little town of Bethlehem-1 Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 73992 7/2/1947 Joy to the world (Handel)-1 Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 73993 7/2/1947 It came upon the midnight clear Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 73994 7/2/1947 Ave Maria (Schubert) Dick Haymes vocalist  
Decca 74535 4/16/1948 You can't be true, dear Dick Haymes ; The Song Spinners vocalist  
Decca 74536 4/16/1948 Nature boy Dick Haymes ; The Song Spinners vocalist  
Decca 74904 5/11/1949 Maybe it's because-1 Dick Haymes vocalist  
(Results 1-25 of 275 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Haymes, Dick," accessed August 12, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204361.

Haymes, Dick. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 12, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204361.

"Haymes, Dick." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 12 August 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204361

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