Kay Kyser

Kay Kyser
1905 - 1985

Kay Kyser  American Singer


James Kern "Kay" Kyser (June 18, 1905 – July 23, 1985) was an American bandleader and radio personality of the 1930s and 1940s....

Confirmed Relationships3
Longest Relationship41 yrs
Shortest Relationship41 yrs
Average Relationship Length13 yrs, 8 mths
First Name Kay
Last Name Kyser
Full Name at Birth James King Kern Kyser
Alternative Name Kay Kyser, The Ol` Perfessor
Age 80 (age at death) years
Birthday 18th June, 1905
Birthplace Rocky Mount, North Carolina, USA
Died 23rd July, 1985
Place of Death Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Cause of Death Heart attack
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian Science
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Occupation Text Singer, Bandleader
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Theme Song: Thinking of You, His graduation outfit, Catchphrase:
Music Genre (Text) Big band, swing, Jazz
Music Genre Jazz
Year(s) Active 1926–1950
Music Style Comedy, Dance Bands, Swing, Sweet Bands, Comedy/Spoken, Big Band, Easy Listening, Vocal, Instrumental Pop, Traditional Pop
Music Mood Cheerful, Confident, Lively, Amiable/Good-Natured, Rousing, Light, Earnest, Exuberant, Sentimental, Energetic, Warm, Happy, Joyous, Passionate, Smooth
Instrument Leader
Official Websites www.kaykyser.net/, www.ibiblio.org/kaykyser/
Father Kimberly Kyser, Amanda Kyser, Carroll Amanda Kyser
Friend Edgar Bergan
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Kay Kyser80 GeminiSinger
Georgia Carroll91 ScorpioActress
Ginny Simms78 GeminiActress
Linda Darnell41 LibraActress


Carroll Amanda
Amanda Kay


Screen Snapshots Series 25, No. 2: Radio Shows1945Kay Kyser - on Kay Kyser's Kollege of Musical KnowledgeShort Film
Carolina Blues1944Kay KyserMovie
G.I. Journal1944Kay KyserMovie
Stage Door Canteen1943Conductor of the Kay Kyser BandMovie
Swing Fever1943Lowell BlackfordMovie
Around the World1943Kay KyserMovie
My Favorite Spy1942Kay KyserMovie
Playmates1941Kay KyserMovie
You'll Find Out1940Kay KyserMovie
If I Forget You1940OrchestraShort Film
Africa Squeaks1940Cake Icer (voice, uncredited)Short Film
That's Right - You're Wrong1939Kay KyserMovie
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