R.I.P. Eydie Gorme

Discussion in 'Life After Brown' started by moreluck, Aug 11, 2013.

  1. moreluck

    moreluck golden ticket member

  2. raceanoncr

    raceanoncr Well-Known Member

    R.I.P. Very sad. Nice people, both.
  3. texan

    texan Well-Known Member

    Gormé was born as Edith Garmezano in The Bronx, New York in 1928, the daughter
    of Fortuna and Nessim Garmezano.

    Her father was a tailor.

    She is a cousin of singer-songwriter Neil Sedaka.

    Her parents were Sephardic Jewish immigrants, her father from Sicily and her mother from Turkey.