- BingHarry Lillis Crosby, 1904–77, U.S. singer and actor.
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He “discovered” Ray Charles and helped shape the careers of the Rolling Stones, John Coltrane and Crosby, Stills, and Nash.Remembering Music Pioneer Ahmet Ertegun
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Returning to the town of Enon and to the Crosby family of the Pulitzer-winning ‘Tinkers.’This Week’s Hot Reads: Sept. 2, 2013
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Crosby is also the chief lobbyist in the U.K. for Philip Morris.Jim Messina, How Could You Flip From Barack Obama to David Cameron?
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Before he was the Stills in Crosby, Stills & Nash, Stephen Stills collaborated with Neil Young in Buffalo Springfield.
“I never felt that David [Crosby] and Graham [Nash] had the same sense about him,” he writes.
"It's little we know of Crosby here," the other replied; and he spat on the deck.The Wild Geese
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It's the Romeo trade-mark, all right, and Crosby had a deep one.
I calls up Crosby, makes the date, and we meets on the corner at twelve-thirty.
"As his last information was only up to 1792, he might have forgotten it," said Crosby gravely.The Crusade of the Excelsior
We cannot believe that Crosby was singular in his building a palace for himself.The History of London
- a town in NW England, in Sefton unitary authority, Merseyside. Pop: 51 789 (2001)
- Bing, real name Harry Lillis Crosby. 1904–77, US singer and film actor; famous for his style of crooning: best known for the song "White Christmas" from the film Holiday Inn (1942)
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