Martha Raye

Aug 27, 1916

Bio: Born to a peripatetic vaudeville couple, Maggie Reed joined her parents' act as soon as she learned to walk, stopping the show with an energetic rendition of "I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate." After touring in a double act with her brother Bud, she made her Broadway debut in the 1934 revue Calling All Stars, where she was billed for the first time as… More


Martha Raye Videos

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The Concorde: Airport '79
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H.R. Pufnstuf
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