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Subject: Boy, O'Connell had the colorful early life -on the road in those Big Band/Swing years. Her second brief marriage to writer Tom Chamales was rocky, allegedly beating her, and as court proceedings pended, he was killed in a drunken house fire at age 35. ...


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Chamales experienced a LOT of crap in the war, so does he get a pass?
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Date Posted: Saturday, May 23, 03:17:57pm
In reply to: O'Connell, 73, died after a cancer battle in 1993. 's message, "ARCHIVE: May 23, 1920 ~It was a century ago, former Big Band "girl singer" HELEN O'CONNELL, whose career as "the quintessential big band singer of the 1940s" and popular recordings of "Green Eyes", "Amapola," "Tangerine" and "Yours" sold millions, was born 100 years ago! ..." on Saturday, May 23, 01:21:09pm

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FUN FACT: In the late 1970s, Helen O'Connell went on a "4 Girls 4" national tour, teamed up with Margaret Whiting, Rose Marie, and Rosemary Clooney, who today shares a birthday (b. 1928) with O'Connell! -Now all Gone Girls Done! ...Happy Birthday, Rosie!Saturday, May 23, 05:47:00pm


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