Burl Ives

Jun 14, 1909

Bio: After attending Charleston (Illinois) Teachers College and New York University, bearded, burly Burl Ives played pro football, then traversed the country as an itinerant handyman. His gifts as a guitarist and balladeer enabled Ives to secure radio work in the 1940s: one of his earliest series was titled, appropriately enough, The Wayfaring Stranger. A natural-born… More


Burl Ives Videos

Cat On A Hot Tin Roof
2 minutes 17 seconds
Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer
1 minutes 9 seconds
East Of Eden
3 minutes 53 seconds
Two Moon Junction
1 minutes 5 seconds
The Big Country
26 seconds

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