Norma Zimmer

singer, vocalist

Norma Zimmer (July 13, 1923 – May 10, 2011) was an American singer and actress. She was best remembered for her 22-year tenure as Lawrence Welk's "Champagne Lady" on The Lawrence Welk Show, and for her love of traditional Christian music.

Norma Zimmer
Zimmer in 1961.
Zimmer in 1961.
Background information
Birth nameNorma Larsen
Born(1923-07-13)July 13, 1923
Larson, Idaho, U.S.
DiedMay 10, 2011(2011-05-10) (aged 87)
Brea, California, U.S.
Occupation(s)Vocalist

She landed a small singing part in the Bing Crosby movie Mr. Music (1950), and provided the singing voice for the White Rose in the Disney movie Alice in Wonderland (1951).

Zimmer died in Brea, California on May 10, 2011 at the age of 87.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Norma Zimmer, Lawrence Welk's 'Champagne Lady,' Dies at 87". The New York Times. Associated Press. 12 May 2011.

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