Date of Birth:
25 December 1907
Cab Calloway played in 3 movies in the Musical, Music, Drama, Action, Comedy, Music genres.
Cab Calloway got succeed with average imdb rating 6.9.
The artist records "Minnie the Moocher". The record was the first jazz album to sell a million copies. [3 March 1931]
Scored two notable Broadway successes: In Gershwin's "Porgy and Bess" (1952), opposite Leontyne Price and William Warfield, and "Hello, Dolly!" (1967), opposite Pearl Bailey and daughter Chris Calloway.
Father of singer/actress Chris Calloway.
Inducted into the Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame in 1987.
Former bandleader of the famous Harlem Cotton Club in the 30s
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