Mel Tormé

Mel Tormé
1925 - 1999

Mel Tormé  American Singer

Melvin Howard Tormé (September 13, 1925 – June 5, 1999), nicknamed The Velvet Fog, was an American musician, best known as a singer of jazz standards. He was also a jazz composer and arranger, drummer, and actor in radio, film, and television, a...

Confirmed Relationships6
Longest Relationship16 yrs, 5 mths
Average Relationship Length7 yrs, 8 mths
Rumored Relationships3
First Name Mel
Middle Name Howard
Last Name Tormé
Full Name at Birth Melvin Howard Tormé
Alternative Name The Velvet Fog, Mr. Butterscotch, The Kid With the Gauze In His Jaws
Age 73 (age at death) years
Birthday 13th September, 1925
Birthplace Chicago, Illinois
Died 5th June, 1999
Place of Death Los Angeles, California
Cause of Death Stroke
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Distinctive Feature Scat singing
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Jazz singer, actor
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame The Christmas Song
Music Genre (Text) Jazz
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1933–1996, 1933–96
Music Style Show Tunes, Jazz, Swing, Stage & Screen, Traditional Pop, Vocal Jazz, Bop
Music Mood Earnest, Cheerful, Confident, Refined/Mannered, Soothing, Stylish, Exuberant, Springlike, Rousing, Playful, Sentimental, Sophisticated, Intimate, Poignant, Reflective, Gentle, Sweet, Bittersweet, Romantic, Carefree, Laid-Back/Mellow
Instrument Vocals, Drums
Instrument (text) Vocals, drums, Bugle, Piano
Brand Endorsement (1999) TV commercial: Mountain Dew soda., (1979) TV commercial: Charlie Perfume with Shelley Hack
Official Websites
Friend Buddy Rich, Anita O'Day
Associated People Frank Sinatra
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Mel Tormé73 VirgoSinger
Ali Severson-
Stella Stevens77 LibraActress
Janette Scott77 SagittariusActress
Mari Blanchard43 AriesActress
Arlene Miles-
Candy Toxton80 ScorpioActress
Jill Corey80 LibraSinger
Lana Turner74 AquariusActress
Ava Gardner67 CapricornActress


Male29th January, 195363 years old
Female9th July, 195560 years old
Male12th April, 195957 years old
Female13th December, 196946 years old
Male13th August, 197342 years old


Sliders1995 Mel Tormé TV Show
The Magic of Christmas1995 Host TV Movie
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1992 TV Show
Daffy Duck's Quackbusters1988 Daffy Duck Movie
The Night of the Living Duck1988 Daffy Duck Short Film
Night Court1984 Herb TV Show
Land of No Return1978 Zak O'Brien Movie
Chase1973 Cyclops TV Show
It Was a Very Good Year1971 Host TV Show
Love, American Style1969 Trevor (segment "Love and the Singles Apartment") TV Show
The Bold Ones: The Lawyers1969 Harry Carter TV Show
The Name of the Game1968 Mort Binder TV Show
A Man Called Adam1966 Guest Singer at Party) Movie
Dusty1966 TV Show
Run for Your Life1965 Jamey Burke TV Show
The Patsy1964 Mel Tormé Movie
The Lucy Show1962 Mel Tinker TV Show
The Virginian1962 Jim TV Show
The Private Lives of Adam and Eve1960 Hal Sanders Movie
Walk Like a Dragon1960 The Deacon Movie
Girls Town1959 Fred Alger (as Mel Torme) Movie
The Big Operator1959 Fred McAfee Movie
Art Carney Special1959 TV Show
U.S. Marshal1958 John Fleck TV Show
The Fearmakers1958 Barney Bond Movie
Playhouse 901956 Lester Hogarth TV Show
The Jackie Gleason Show1952 Guest Jazz Vocalist TV Show
Duchess of Idaho1950 Cyril, the Bellhop Movie
Words and Music1948 Mel Tormé Movie
Good News1947 Danny (as Mel Torme) Movie
Night and Day1946 Drummer - 'Anything Goes' Rehearsal (uncredited) Movie
Janie Gets Married1946 Dick's Buddy (uncredited) Movie
Movieland Magic1946 Studio Tour Guide (uncredited) Short Film
Junior Miss1945 Sterling Brown Movie
The Crimson Canary1945 Mel Tormé - Drummer Movie
Let's Go Steady1945 Streak Edwards (as Mel Torme and the Meltones) Movie
Ghost Catchers1944 Singer Movie
Pardon My Rhythm1944 Ricky O'Bannon Movie
Resisting Enemy Interrogation1944 American Pilot (uncredited) Movie
Higher and Higher1943 Marty (as Mel Torme) Movie
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stantmJan 16, 2012

just looking for a song, with little results

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