Billie Mae Richards (née Dinsmore, November 21, 1921 – September 10, 2010) was a Canadian voice actress, and singer who also appeared onstage and on television. She was the voice of Rankin/Bass' version of the character Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer from 1964 to 1979, and of the Kid in the radio series Jake and the Kid.
Birth and Death Data: Born November 21st, 1921 (Toronto), Died September 10th, 2010 (Burlington)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1965
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||116167||7/14/1965||We're a couple of misfits-2, 3||Billie Richards ; Paukl Soles||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Richards, Billie," accessed June 18, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/340047.
Richards, Billie. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 18, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/340047.
"Richards, Billie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 18 June 2021.
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