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Attilio Mineo

Space-age pop composer and arranger Attilio Mineo was created in Brooklyn, NY about August 28, 1918; after graduating senior high school he performed piano in some big bands, consequently leading his personal orchestra on / off for near three decades. Frequently writing tunes with wife Toni, Mineo frequently accepted commissioned …

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Rita Hayworth

b. Margarita Carmen Cansino, 17 Oct 1918, Brooklyn, NY, USA, d. 14 Might 1987, NY, USA. An celebrity and dancer; probably one of the most well-known and attractive film stars from the 40s. In Hollywood she was dubbed ‘The Like Goddess’, as well as the pin-up picture (from your cover …

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