Frankie Laine

Rainbow 'Round My Shoulder
1913 - 2007

Frankie Laine  American Singer


Who is is he dating right now?

Frankie Laine passed away on 6th Feb 2007 aged 93.


Frankie Laine was previously married to Marcia Ann Kline (1999 - 2007) and Nan Grey (1950 - 1993).

He had encounters with Mitch Miller.


American Singer Frankie Laine was born on 30th March, 1913 in Chicago, Illinois, USA and passed away on 6th Feb 2007 San Diego, California, USA aged 93. He is most remembered for 21 Gold Records, 70 Charted Hits, Starred in 7 Films, Hosted 3 TV Variety Shows. His zodiac sign is Aries.

Frankie Laine is a member of the following lists: Las Vegas entertainers, Singers from Chicago, Illinois and 20th-century American singers.


Help us build our profile of Frankie Laine! Login to add information, pictures and relationships, join in discussions and get credit for your contributions.

Relationship Statistics

Married2 45 years, 6 months 27 years, 10 months 9 years, 1 month
Encounter1 - - -
Total3 45 years, 6 months 18 years, 11 months 9 years, 1 month


First Name Frankie
Last Name Laine
Age 93 (age at death) years
Birthday 30th March, 1913
Birthplace Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died 6th February, 2007
Place of Death San Diego, California, USA
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Height 5' 11½" (182 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Distinctive Feature Brown Hair, Blue Eyes
Zodiac Sign Aries
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer, Actor
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame 21 Gold Records, 70 Charted Hits, Starred in 7 Films, Hosted 3 TV Variety Shows
Music Genre (Text) Pop standards, Jazz, Rhythm and blues, Gospel, Folk, Easy Listening, Country
Music Genre Country, Vocal
Year(s) Active 1937–2005, 1937–2007
Music Style Traditional Pop, Vocal Pop, Jazz, Dance Bands, Swing, Vocal Jazz
Music Mood Theatrical, Passionate, Plaintive, Dramatic, Austere, Cathartic, Earnest, Amiable/Good-Natured, Earthy, Confident, Refined/Mannered, Rousing, Gritty, Yearning, Nostalgic, Soothing, Elegant, Laid-Back/Mellow, Somber, Poignant, Gentle
Instrument Vocals
Record Label Mercury, Philips, Columbia, Capitol, ABC, Amos, Score
Official Websites, Book, Mr. Rhythm-a Tribute to Frankie Laine by Richard Grudens 2009.
Father Giovanni LoVecchio
Mother Cresenzia LoVecchio (nee Salerno)
Associated People Mitch Miller (record producer)
Pets Matt (dog - poodle)
Favorite Movies Gone With the Wind

Frankie Laine (March 30, 1913 – February 6, 2007), born Francesco Paolo LoVecchio, was an American singer, songwriter, and actor whose career spanned 75 years, from his first concerts in 1930 with a marathon dance company to his final performance of "That's My Desire" in 2005. Often billed as "America's Number One Song Stylist", his other nicknames include "Mr. Rhythm", "Old Leather Lungs", and "Mr. Steel Tonsils". His hits included "That's My Desire", "That Lucky Old Sun", "Mule Train", "Cry of the Wild Goose", "A Woman In Love", "Jezebel", "High Noon", "I Believe", "Hey Joe!", "The Kid's Last Fight", "Cool Water", "Moonlight Gambler," "Love Is a Golden Ring," "Rawhide", and "Lord, You Gave Me a Mountain."

More about Frankie Laine
Less about Frankie Laine

Dating History

Partner Comparison

Frankie Laine93 AriesSinger
Marcia Ann Kline-
Nan Grey75 LeoActress
Mitch Miller99 CancerConductor


Burke's Law1963Kelly RogersTV Show
Rawhide1959Ralph BartletTV Show
Rock 'Em Cowboy1958Frankie LaineMovie
Bachelor Father1957TV Show
Perry Mason1957Danny RossTV Show
Meet Me in Las Vegas1956Frankie LaineMovie
He Laughed Last1956Gino LupoMovie
Bring Your Smile Along1955Jerry DennisMovie
Make Room for Daddy1953Frankie LaineTV Show
Castle in the Air1952Frankie LaineMovie
Sunny Side of the Street1951Singer Frankie LaineMovie
All Star Revue1950Guest VocalistTV Show
When You're Smiling1950Frankie LaineMovie
Make Believe Ballroom1949Singer Frankie LaineMovie
Show More
Show Less


Posted commentsView all comments (5)

Margaret BurgessMay 25, 2014

I Need lyrics for "if you have friends and neighbors all the world is a happier place....." please help

LLoyd WattsJul 6, 2010

My favorite song is My Little One where can I find the music

susan campbellFeb 17, 2007

Frankie Laine was one cool cat....and his wife, Marcia way too cool as well. I wish her comfort and to know she has a lot of love out there...

Join the FamousFix discussion board >>



Top Contributors for Frankie Laine

Edit Page

Help keep Frankie Laine profile up to date.

Six Degrees

Six Degrees Connections

Connect any celebrity with Frankie Laine to see how closely they are linked... romantically!