Monday, April 16, 2007

Hawaiian Vocalist Don Ho Dead at 76

Hawaii's most celebrated musician and entertainer, Don Ho, died of heart failure on Saturday, April 14. Ho appeared as himself on many classic sitcoms, including "The Brady Bunch," "Sanford and Son" and "I Dream of Jeannie."

The Akron Beacon Journal mentioned that Lucille Ball attended Ho's concerts:

Stars such as Lucille Ball, Sammy Davis Jr. and Frank Sinatra were known to be in the audience for Ho's shows.

Ho's signature song was 'Tiny Bubbles.' Our condolences to the family, friends and fans of Don Ho.

Related Links: Obituary: Don Ho, 76; singer was best known for '66 hit 'Tiny Bubbles'
Don Ho Friends Say Ho Was Great Man, Generous
Hawaii mourns Don Ho
Don Ho's Official Website (page plays music)
Don Ho's Filmography
Wikipedia: Don Ho