Born: November 8, 1927 | Died: January 1, 2013
Clara Ann Fowler (November 8, 1927 – January 1, 2013), known by her professional name Patti Page, was an American singer, one of the best-known female artists in traditional pop music. She was the best-selling female artist of the 1950s, and sold over 100 million records. Her nickname was The Singin' Rage (a phrase commonly followed by Miss Patti Page).
Page signed with Mercury Records in 1947, and became their first successful female artist, starting with 1948's Confess. In 1950, she had her first million-selling single With My Eyes Wide Open, I'm Dreaming, and would eventually have 14 additional million-selling singles between 1950 and 1965....
- Patti Page with Pete Rugolo and His Orchestra by Samuel Chell