Cliff Nazarro
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1903
Birth Place:
New Haven, CT.

Biography

Although he appeared in scores of films, diminutive comedian Cliff Nazarro was better known as one of the last of the great minstrel performers. Highly politically incorrect by today's standards, Nazarro's blackface act came with such songs as "Is I in Love (I is)," yet despite the ill-repute of blackface performers today, a poster from "Cliff Nazarro's Modern Minstrels" remains a best seller on...