Mitzi Gaynor (born Francesca Marlene de Czanyi von Gerber; September 4, 1931) is an American actress, singer, and dancer. Her notable films include There's No Business Like Show Business (1954), which featured Irving Berlin's music and also starred Ethel Merman, Dan Dailey, Marilyn Monroe, Donald O'Connor, and Johnnie Ray; and South Pacific, the 1958 motion picture adaptation of the stage musical by Rodgers and Hammerstein.
Birth and Death Data: Born September 4th, 1931 (Chicago)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1954 - 1956
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||87101||11/29/1954||There's no business like show business||Dan Dailey ; Mitzi Gaynor||vocalist|
|Decca||87105||11/29/1954||Heat wave ; A sailor's not a sailor||Mitzi Gaynor ; Dolores Gray ; Ethel Merman||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 8992||2/23/1956||You're the top-1||Bing Crosby||vocalist|
|Decca||L 9022||3/7/1956||Anything goes||Mitzi Gaynor||vocalist|
|Decca||L 9025||3/7/1956||It's de-lovely||Mitzi Gaynor ; Donald O'Connor||vocalist|
|Decca||L 9027||3/7/1956||Blow Gabriel blow||Bing Crosby ; Mitzi Gaynor ; Zizi Jeanmaire ; Donald O'Connor||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gaynor, Mitzi," accessed October 16, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/317272.
Gaynor, Mitzi. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 16, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/317272.
"Gaynor, Mitzi." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 16 October 2021.
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