It’s Famous Friday!

2023-04-08T16:31:09+00:00April 8th, 2023|

  Happy Friday! This week we are highlighting the late Carol Channing. She was a dancer, actor, singer and comedian famous for her contributions to entertainment. She was born January 31, 1921, and passed January 15, 2019. She was born in Seattle, Washington to a mother of German and Jewish ancestry and a father of African and German ancestry. Channing made her Broadway debut in 1942 in the musical Proof Through The Night. She would later go on to perform in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1949) debuting the character Lorelei Lee. [...]