Ethel Merman

Ethel Merman

American actress and singer (1908-1984)
A Broadway fixture between the 1930s and 1950s, Ethel Merman is renowned for her brassy, penetrating singing style.
BornJanuary 16, 1908
HometownNew York City, U.S.
Height5'5" (1.66m)
SpouseErnest Borgnine (m 1964 - 1965) , Robert Six (m 1953 - 1960) , Robert Levitt, Sr. (m 1941 - 1952) , William Smith (m 1940 - 1941)
ChildrenRobert Levitt Jr. , Ethel Levitt
ParentsEdward Zimmermann , Agnes Gardner
Profile

Albums

Together on Broadway
Together on Broadway
2020
Mighty Merman
Mighty Merman
2012
Memories [Sepia]
Memories [Sepia]
2009
World Is Your Balloon
World Is Your Balloon
2005
Earful of Music
Earful of Music
2004
Merman Sings Merman/Ethel's Ridin' High
Merman Sings Merman/Ethel's Ridin' High
2004
American Music Icon
American Music Icon
2003
I Got Rhythm
I Got Rhythm
2002
I Get a Kick out of You [Planet Media]
I Get a Kick out of You [Planet Media]
2001
Mermania!, Vol. 2
Mermania!, Vol. 2
2001
Mermania!, Vol. 1
Mermania!, Vol. 1
2001
Cocktail Hour
Cocktail Hour
2000
Doin' What Comes Naturally!
Doin' What Comes Naturally!
1999
24 Classic Songs
24 Classic Songs
1998
There's No Business Like Show Business: The Collection
There's No Business Like Show Business: The Collection
1997
Earful of Merman
Earful of Merman
1997
American Legends, No. 3: Ethel Merman
American Legends, No. 3: Ethel Merman
1996
American Legends: Al Jolson, Judy Garland & Ethel Merman
American Legends: Al Jolson, Judy Garland & Ethel Merman
1996
Something for the Boys
Something for the Boys
1995
Red Hot & Blue/Stars in Your Eyes
Red Hot & Blue/Stars in Your Eyes
1995
Songs from Musicals of the Early 1930's
Songs from Musicals of the Early 1930's
1995
I Get a Kick Out of You [Pearl]
I Get a Kick Out of You [Pearl]
1995
Ethel Merman Disco Album
Ethel Merman Disco Album
1979
Ethel's Riding High
Ethel's Riding High
1975
Merman Sings Merman
Merman Sings Merman
1972
Annie Get Your Gun [Original Cast Album]
Annie Get Your Gun [Original Cast Album]
1966

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1954Golden GlobeActress in a Leading Role - Musical or ComedyCall Me MadamWinner

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