Who died this date in 2001...an American singer, radio and television performer whose career covered more than fifty years. He is probably best known for his television shows and specials over a period of almost thirty years. Como came to television in 1948 when his radio show was selected by NBC for experimental television broadcasts. His television programs were seen in more than a dozen countries...read more here http://bit.ly/2q8mK5G and here https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perry_Como
Click on the photo to see Como and company in 1953.