Speaking of Radio

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Phil Harris

Phil Harris

Recorded June 15th, 1988 - 51 min

He had a major musical career with his own big band before joining the Jack Benny cast on radio and later becoming co-star of his own program with his wife, actress Alice Faye. He was born January 24, 1904 and was 83 at the we visited him   at the Ironwood Country Club in Palm Desert, California. He spoke fondly of his music days and of his comedy broadcasts. He died August 11, 1995 at age 91.

Phil Harris Alice Faye Show - 1/1/50 - Singing Lessons

Did you enjoy the interview? Listen to Phil Harris on a January 1st, 1950 broadcast of the Phil Harris Alice Faye Show.