Dorothy Page
Date of Birth
Mar 04, 1904
Birth Place:
Northampton, PA

Biography

Blonde contralto Dorothy Page (née Dorothy Lillian Stofflett) has gone down in history as Hollywood's first, and only, singing cowgirl. She came to films in 1939 courtesy of producer Don Lieberman, who convinced the struggling Grand National that a cowgirl -- and a musical one at that -- was an idea whose time had come. A good choice as far as it went, Page had earned her spurs on NBC radio shows...