Barbara Cook

The King And I  1964  Studio Cast Recording

Barbara Cook  American Actress


Barbara Cook (born October 25, 1927) is an American singer and actress who first came to prominence in the 1950s after starring in the original Broadway musicals Plain and Fancy (1955), Candide (1956) and The Music Man (1957) among others, winning a ...

First Name Barbara
Last Name Cook
Age 88 years
Birthday 25th October, 1927
Birthplace Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Build Large
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress, Singer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Music Man (1957)
Music Genre (Text) Musical theatre, traditional pop
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1951–present
Music Style Show Tunes, Cast Recordings, Stage & Screen, Cabaret, Standards
Music Mood Elegant, Refined/Mannered, Romantic, Sophisticated, Sensual, Poignant, Intimate, Amiable/Good-Natured, Sentimental, Melancholy, Earnest, Gentle, Sweet, Stylish, Theatrical, Restrained, Passionate, Reflective, Cheerful, Confident
Instrument Vocals
Record Label Urania(1958–1959), Columbia (1975–1977), Moss Music Group (1981-1988), DRG (1993–present)
Official Websites
Father Charles Bunyan
Mother Nell Harwell Cook
Friend Eileen Farrell
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The Great Merlini1951Julie BoydeMovie
Armstrong Circle Theatre1950TV Show
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