Sophie Tucker

Jan 13, 1884

Bio: Known all over the world as "the Last of the Red Hot Mamas," entertainer Sophie Tucker is best remembered for her live performances. She was born Sonia Kalish in Russia while her mother was en route to America. Her father, fleeing from Russian authorities, had preceded them there and taken the last name Abuza as a cover. When Tucker and her mother arrived in the… More

Sophie Tucker Videos

The Outrageous Sophie Tucker
2 minutes 45 seconds
Broadway Melody Of 1938
1 minutes 23 seconds

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