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Howard Keel

2005 Inductee


An internationally renowned singer and actor, Howard will always be remembered as the “good-looking” baritone in such musicals as “Kiss Me, Kate,” “Showboat, ” “Annie Get Your Gun” and “Calamity Jane.”  He performed in over 30 movies in both leading and supporting roles.  Howard also starred for 10 years in the television series “Dallas” and in the Tony Award Broadway hit, “Sunrise at Campobello.”  As a recording artist, he also produced several gold record albums.  Howard also guest-starred on many television shows and performed at the Muny Opera.