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- Sings in blackface.
- Sold 500 million records, more than any other non-rock performer.
- Son commits suicide with a shotgun.
- Another son commits suicide with a shotgun.
- Bob Hope.
|3 May 1903
||Harry Lillis Crosby born, Tacoma WA.
|5 Jan 1938
||Son, Lindsay, born.
|14 Oct 1977
||Bing Crosby dies of a heart attack on a golf course in Madrid, Spain.
|11 Dec 1989
||Lindsay Crosby dies of a self-inflicted shotgun wound, Las Vegas NV.
|4 May 1991
||Bing Crosby's son Dennis Crosby puts a shotgun to his head, ending his life in a boarding house in Calfiornia.