Chubby Checker

Chubby Checker

American rock 'n roll singer and dancer
Early rock & roller who became the nation's leading dance specialist in 1960 with "The Twist."
BornOctober 3, 1941
HometownSpring Gully
Net worth$4 million
Height5'11" (1.80m)
SpouseCatharina Lodders
ChildrenMistie Mims


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5 of the weirdest Super Bowl Halftime Shows

5, Indiana Jones and the Temple of the Forbidden Eye (1995). Produced by Disney to coincide with the opening of the Disneyland ride, the show included a snake, fire effects and Tony Bennett. 4. The Blues Brothers Without John Belushi (1997). Belushi had been dead for more than ten years. His brother, Jim, joined Dan Aykroyd to headline the show. 3. "Something Grand" (1988). The 1988 show included 88 pianists on grand pianos, 300 Jazzercisers, 400 swing band performers and Chubby Checker.
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