Connie Francis (born Concetta Rosa Maria Franconero, December 12, 1938) is an American pop singer and the top-charting female vocalist of the late 1950s and early 1960s. Although her chart success waned in the second half of the 1960s, Francis remained a top concert draw. Despite several severe interruptions in her career, she is still active as a recording and performing artist. Wikipedia
From this profile you will find 99 photos, 8 quotes, 29 trivia items, 9 magazines, 110 lists, 322 albums, 1,186 songs, 5 awards, 2 pictorials, 1 on-screen matchup, 149 film credits, 11 news stories, 5 relationships, and key facts about Connie Francis!
Connie Francis is a member of the following lists: American film actors, Living people, American female singers, American pop singers, American rock singers, Female rock singers, American country singers, People with bipolar disorder, American musicians and 1938 births.
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|1964||Looking for Love||Libby Caruso|
|1963||Follow the Boys||Bonnie Pulaski|
|1963||Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre||Sister Mary Clare|
|1960||Where the Boys Are||Angie|
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One day in 1960 I was going through my collection of Al Jolson and Judy Garland records, and I played Al's "Are You Lonesome Tonight". I said, "Daddy, come listen to this. I could make it a No. 1 song". He agreed and I called Don Costa in to do the arrangement. I said, "I'm more excited about recording this song than anything I've ever cut." We were in the car on our way to New York when the radio played (Elvis Presley's) "new" single, "Are You Lonesome Tonight?". Can you believe that? I was literally on my way to the studio to record it. How do you like that? Elvis even did the recitation part just like Al Jolson did.