Keely Smith

Keely Smith
1932 - 2017
Keely Smith  American Singer

Keely Smith dating history


Keely Smith was previously married to Louis Prima (1953 - 1961).

Keely Smith was in relationships with Clint Eastwood (1961 - 1974) and Bobby Darin (1960).

Keely Smith had encounters with Frank Sinatra (1961) and Nelson Riddle.


American Singer Keely Smith was born Dorothy Jacqueline Keely on 9th March, 1932 in Norfolk, Virginia, U.S. and passed away on 16th Dec 2017 Palm Springs, California, U.S. aged 85. She is most remembered for That Old Black Magic. Her zodiac sign is Pisces.

Keely Smith was in an on-screen matchup with Robert Mitchum in Thunder Road (1958).

Keely Smith is a member of the following lists: American women singers, American pop singers and Grammy Award winners.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 10 years, 1 month - -
Dating2 13 years 6 years, 6 months -
Encounter2 - - -
Total5 13 years 4 years, 7 months 10 years, 1 month


First Name Keely
Last Name Smith
Full Name at Birth Dorothy Jacqueline Keely
Age 85 (age at death) years
Birthday 9th March, 1932
Birthplace Norfolk, Virginia, U.S.
Died 16th December, 2017
Place of Death Palm Springs, California, U.S.
Cause of Death Heart failure
Build Slim
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer, Actress
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame That Old Black Magic
Music Genre (Text) Jazz, Pop music, vocal jazz, pop
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1949–2017
Music Style Jazz, Traditional Pop, Swing, Vocal Jazz, Jump Blues, Jazz-Pop
Music Mood Exuberant, Confident, Stylish, Aggressive, Rousing, Playful, Elegant, Sophisticated, Refined/Mannered, Boisterous, Irreverent, Amiable/Good-Natured
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals
Record Label Capitol, Dot, Reprise
Associated Acts Louis Prima, Frank Sinatra
Official Websites

Dorothy Jacqueline Keely (March 9, 1928 – December 16, 2017), better known as Keely Smith, was an iconic American jazz and popular music singer, who performed and recorded extensively in the 1950s with then-husband Louis Prima, and throughout the 1960s as a solo artist.

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Keely Smith85 PiscesSinger
Clint Eastwood92 GeminiActor
Frank Sinatra82 SagittariusSinger
Bobby Darin37 TaurusSinger
Louis Prima67 SagittariusSinger
Nelson Riddle64 GeminiComposer


Curious George2006Bonnie SmoothTV Show
Mister Roberts1965Kueen KonahTV Show
Hey Boy! Hey Girl!1959Dorothy SpencerMovie
Thunder Road1958Francie WymoreMovie
Senior Prom1958Keely Smith - SingerMovie
The Red Skelton Hour1951Daisy JuneTV Show
The Ed Sullivan Show1948SingerTV Show

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wjerryzwjerryzFeb 8, 2018

Very nice pick. Clint

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