They Were an Item #66
Louis Bellson Dead at 84

Louis Bellson (seen here with his wife of almost 50 years, Pearl Bailey) passed away on Saturday at the age of 84.

Well-turned words of reflection, appreciation and regret are to be found in the following Obits:

The Chicago Tribune

San Jose Mercury-News

The Telegraph

(immense thanks to Andy Schwartz for the heads-up and the image)


Timmy said...

One of the best.

Ian said...

One of my earliest singles was "Skin Deep", pts 1&2. I hope I've still got it, it's getting a spin tonight.