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Encyclopedia > Robert Goulet
Robert Goulet

Born Robert Gerard Goulet
November 26, 1933
Lawrence, Massachusetts
Died October 30, 2007 (aged 73)
Los Angeles, California
Occupation film, Theatre and Television actor
Singer
Years active 1952-2007
Spouse(s) Louise Longmore
(1956 - 1963) (divorced)
Carol Lawrence
(1963 - 1981) (divorced)
Vera Novak
(1982 - 30 October 2007) (his death)
Official website

Robert Gerard Goulet (November 26, 1933October 30, 2007) was a Grammy- and Tony Award- winning Canadian entertainer. He rose to international stardom in 1960 as Lancelot in Lerner and Loewe's hit Broadway musical Camelot. His long career as a singer and actor encompassed theatre, radio, television and film. is the 330th day of the year (331st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...   Settled: 1655 â€“ Incorporated: 1847 Zip Code(s): 01840 â€“ Area Code(s): 351 / 978 Official website: http://www. ... is the 303rd day of the year (304th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... Los Angeles and L.A. redirect here. ... This article is about motion pictures. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ... For other uses, see Singer (disambiguation). ... Carol Lawrence is a musical theater actress, who has also made numerous appearances in film and television. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The Grammy for Best New Artist has been awarded since 1960. ... The Antoinette Perry Awards for Excellence in Theatre, more commonly known as the Tony Awards, recognize achievement in live American theatre and are presented by the American Theatre Wing and The Broadway League [1] at an annual ceremony in New York City. ... The Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical is awarded to the actor who was voted as the best actor in a musical play, whether a new production or a revival. ... The Happy Time is a 1952 movie directed by the award-winning director Richard Fleischer. ... The Theatre World Award is an American honor given annually to an actor or an actress in recognition of an outstanding breakout performance in their New York City stage debut. ... This article is about the mythical castle. ... Buskers perform on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. ... is the 330th day of the year (331st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 303rd day of the year (304th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The Antoinette Perry Awards for Excellence in Theatre, more commonly known as the Tony Awards, recognize achievement in live American theatre and are presented by the American Theatre Wing and The Broadway League [1] at an annual ceremony in New York City. ... Main articles: History of Canada, Timeline of Canadian history Canada has been inhabited by aboriginal peoples (known in Canada as First Nations) for at least 40,000 years. ... Year 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Lancelot (disambiguation) and Sir Lancelot (disambiguation). ... Lerner and Loewe is a designation for the musical comedy writing team of lyricist and librettist Alan Jay Lerner and composer Frederick Loewe. ... For other uses of Broadway, see Broadway. ... The 1960 Original Broadway cast recording album cover Camelot is a 1960 musical play by Alan Jay Lerner (book and lyrics) and Frederic Loewe (music). ... For other uses, see Singer (disambiguation). ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ... Serge Sudeikins poster for the Bat Theatre (1922). ... This article is about motion pictures. ...

Contents

Biography

Early life

Goulet was born in Lawrence, Massachusetts, the only son of French Canadian parents Jeanette (née Gauthier) and Joseph Georges André Goulet, a laborer.[1] Shortly after his father's death, his mother, sister Claire, and Robert moved to Girouxville, Alberta, Canada when he was thirteen years old, where he spent his formative years throughout Canada.[2]   Settled: 1655 â€“ Incorporated: 1847 Zip Code(s): 01840 â€“ Area Code(s): 351 / 978 Official website: http://www. ... French Canadian is a term that has several different connotations. ... Née redirects here. ... -1...


After living in Girouxville for several years, they moved to the provincial capital of Edmonton so that he could take advantage of the performance opportunities offered in the city. There, he attended the famous voice schools founded by Herbert G. Turner and Jean Letourneau, and later became a radio announcer for radio station CKUA. Upon graduating from Victoria Composite high school, Goulet received a scholarship to Toronto's Royal Conservatory of Music. There, he studied voice with famed oratorio baritones, George Lambert and Ernesto Vinci. Edmonton is the capital of the Canadian province of Alberta, situated in the north central region of the province, an area with some of the most fertile farm land on the prairies. ... An Announcer is a voice actor who works in television, radio and film, usually providing narrations, news updates, station identification, or an introduction of a product in television commercials or a guest on a talk show. ... A radio station is an audio (sound) broadcasting service, traditionally broadcast through the air as radio waves (a form of electromagnetic radiation) from a transmitter to an antenna and a thus to a receiving device. ... CKUA is a Canadian radio station. ... Victoria School of Performing and Visual Arts is a public school in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada operated by Edmonton Public Schools, offering students from Kindergarten through Grade 12 a fine arts-focused education. ... Template:Hide = Motto: Template:Unhide = Diversity Our Strength Image:Toronto, Ontario Location. ... The Royal Conservatory of Music (RCM) is a music school in Toronto, Ontario, Canada that is noted throughout the country. ... An oratorio is a large musical composition for orchestra, vocal soloists and chorus. ... For other uses, see Baritone (disambiguation). ... A number of people are named George Lambert: George Lambert (Australian rules footballer), played for Fitzroy Football Club in the early 20th century George Lambert (baritone) (1900–1971), Canadian baritone player George Lambert (English painter) (1700–1765), English landscape painter George Lambert (tennis player), real tennis world champion (1871–1885...


Goulet's rise to fame started at the age of five. At a family gathering, Goulet's aunts and uncles blackened his face with burnt cork and prompted him to do Al Jolson impressions. Though his performance was well-received by his relatives, the experience was deeply traumatic for the young Goulet, and left him with performance anxiety, which would plague him for many years.[3] In spite of his stage fright, Goulet was encouraged by his parents to continue performing. Al Jolson (May 26, 1886–October 23, 1950) was a highly acclaimed American singer, comedian and actor of Jewish heritage whose career lasted from 1911 until his death in 1950. ... For other uses, see Stage fright (disambiguation). ...


In 1952, he competed in CBC Television's Pick The Stars, ultimately ascending to the semifinals. This led to other network appearances on shows like Singing Stars of Tomorrow, Opportunity Knocks, and the Canadian version of Howdy Doody (in which he starred opposite another future star, William Shatner).[4] The year 1952 in television involved some significant events. ... CBC Television is a Canadian English language television network. ... Opportunity Knocks was a UK television talent show originally hosted by Hughie Greene. ... Howdy Doody was a childrens television program (with a decidedly frontier/western theme, although other themes also colored the show) that aired on NBC in the United States from 1947 until 1960. ... William Alan Shatner (born on March 22, 1931) is a Canadian actor who gained fame for playing James Tiberius Kirk of the USS Enterprise in the television show Star Trek from 1966 to 1969 and in seven of the subsequent movies. ...


Rise to stardom

In 1959, Goulet was introduced to librettist Alan Jay Lerner and composer Frederick Loewe, who were having difficulty casting the role of Lancelot in their stage production Camelot. Lerner and Loewe, impressed by Goulet's talent, signed the virtual newcomer to play the part, opposite Richard Burton (King Arthur) and Julie Andrews (Queen Guenevere). Libretto can also refer to a sub-notebook PC manufactured by Toshiba. ... Alan Jay Lerner (August 31, 1918 – June 14, 1986) was an American Broadway lyricist and librettist. ... Frederic Loewe, an Austrian-American composer (June 10, 1901 - February 14, 1988) worked with lyricist Alan J. Lerner in musical theater. ... For other uses, see Lancelot (disambiguation) and Sir Lancelot (disambiguation). ... The 1960 Original Broadway cast recording album cover Camelot is a 1960 musical play by Alan Jay Lerner (book and lyrics) and Frederic Loewe (music). ... For other persons named Richard Burton, see Richard Burton (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see King Arthur (disambiguation). ... Dame Julie Elizabeth Andrews, DBE (born Julia Elizabeth Wells[1] on 1 October 1935[2]) is an award-winning English actress, singer, author and cultural icon. ... Guinevere was King Arthurs Queen. ...


In October 1960, Camelot opened in Toronto, ran for a four-week engagement in Boston, and finally opened on Broadway two months later. Goulet received favorable reviews, most notably for his show-stopping romantic ballad, "If Ever I Would Leave You" (that became his signature song).[5] After Camelot's run, Goulet appeared on The Danny Thomas Show and The Ed Sullivan Show, which made him a household name among American audiences. Year 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Nickname: City on the Hill, Beantown, The Hub (of the Universe)1, Athens of America, The Cradle of Revolution, Puritan City, Americas Walking City Location in Massachusetts, USA Counties Suffolk County Mayor Thomas M. Menino(D) Area    - City 232. ... For other uses of Broadway, see Broadway. ... Illustration by Arthur Rackham of the ballad The Twa Corbies A ballad is a story, usually a narrative or poem, in a song. ... A signature song is the one song (or, in some cases, one of a few songs) that a popular and well-established singer, or band, is most closely identified with, even if they have had success with a variety of songs. ... The Danny Thomas Show (known as Make Room for Daddy during the first four seasons ) was a sitcom which ran from 1953 to 1957 on ABC and from 1957 to 1964 on CBS. // Danny Thomas played Danny Williams, a successful comedian and nightclub entertainer. ... The Ed Sullivan Show was an American television variety show that ran from June 20, 1948 to June 6, 1971, and was hosted by former entertainment columnist Ed Sullivan. ...


On May 25, 1965, Goulet mangled the lyrics to the United States National Anthem at the opening of the Muhammad Ali-Sonny Liston heavyweight championship fight in Lewiston, Maine. Goulet had never sung the anthem in public before, and replaced the lyrics "dawn's early light" and "gave proof thought the night" with "dawn's early night" and "gave proof through the fight." The gaffe was reported in newspapers nationwide the next morning[6], and Goulet was criticized in opinion columns for a lack of knowledge of the lyrics. is the 145th day of the year (146th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1965 Gregorian calendar. ... A national anthem is a generally patriotic musical composition that evokes and eulogizes the history, traditions and struggles of its people, recognized either by a countrys government as the official national song, or by convention through use by the people. ... The city of Lewiston to the right, with the twin-city of Auburn on the left. ...


In 1966, Goulet starred as a double agent in the short-lived ABC World War II television series, Blue Light. The year 1966 in television involved some significant events. ... A double agent pretends to spy on a target organization on behalf of a controlling organization, but in fact is loyal to the target organization. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American television network. ... Combatants Allied powers: China France Great Britain Soviet Union United States and others Axis powers: Germany Italy Japan and others Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Charles de Gaulle Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Franklin Roosevelt Adolf Hitler Benito Mussolini Hideki Tōjō Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000... A television program is the content of television broadcasting. ...


Entertainment career

In 1968, Goulet was on Broadway in the Kander and Ebb musical The Happy Time. He appeared in a 1982 production of Rose Marie with Inga Swenson, and in 2005 appeared in the Broadway revival of Jerry Herman's La Cage aux Folles. Goulet began a recording career with Columbia Records in 1962, which resulted in more than 15 albums. Year 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Kander and Ebb is the songwriting team of composer John Kander, born March 18, 1927 and lyricist Fred Ebb (April 8, 1933 - September 11, 2004). ... The Happy Time is a musical by John Kander and Fred Ebb, loosely based on a 1950 hit Broadway play, The Happy Time by Samuel A. Taylor, which was in turn based on stories by Robert Fontaine. ... Year 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday (link displays the 1982 Gregorian calendar). ... Rose Marie is an operetta with music by Rudolf Friml and Herbert Stothart, and a libretto by Otto Harbach and Oscar Hammerstein II. The work was first produced on Broadway on September 2, 1924, running for a very successful 557 performances. ... Inga Swenson (born December 29, 1932 in Omaha, Nebraska) is a Swedish-American actress who stands about 511. Swenson is best known to American audiences for her portrayal of Gretchen Kraus, the autocratic and ascerbic German cook (later Head Housekeeper) on the TV sitcom Benson. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jerry Herman Jerry Herman (born Gerald Herman on July 10, 1933 in New York City) is an American composer/lyricist of the Broadway musical theater. ... La Cage aux Folles is a Tony Award-winning musical with a book by Harvey Fierstein and lyrics and music by Jerry Herman. ... Columbia Records is the oldest brand name in recorded sound, dating back to 1888, and was the first record company to produce pre-recorded records as opposed to blank cylinders. ... See also: 1960s in music. ...


He also toured in several musicals, including Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel, where he portrayed Billy Bigelow, a role he also played in 1967 in a made-for-television adaptation of the musical. (This version aired only a year after the first telecast of the 1956 film version of the show, and on the same network. ABC. that had shown the film.) Rodgers (left) and Hammerstein (right), with Irving Berlin (middle) and Helen Tamiris, watching auditions at the St. ... Carousel is a 1945 stage musical by Richard Rodgers (music) and Oscar Hammerstein II (book and lyrics) that was adapted from Ferenc Molnars play Liliom. ... A television movie (also known as a TV film, TV movie, TV-movie, feature-length drama, made-for-TV movie, movie of the week (MOTW or MOW), single drama, telemovie, telefilm, or two-hour-long drama) is a film that is produced for and originally distributed by a television network. ... Carousel is a 1956 film adaptation of the 1945 Rodgers and Hammerstein musical of the same name which was based on Ferenc Molnars Liliom. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American television network. ...


He also starred in television versions of Brigadoon (1966, a production which won several Emmy Awards), and Kiss Me Kate, opposite his then-wife Carol Lawrence (1968). These other two productions were also presented by ABC, but none of them have been rebroadcast since the 1960s or released on video. All three were shot on videotape rather than film. For other uses, see Brigadoon (disambiguation). ... An Emmy Award. ... Kiss Me, Kate is a stage musical by Samuel and Bella Spewack (book) and Cole Porter (music and lyrics) that ran for 1,077 performances and was first performed in New York on December 30, 1948. ... Carol Lawrence is a musical theater actress, who has also made numerous appearances in film and television. ... Bottom view of VHS videotape cassette with magnetic tape exposed Videotape is a means of recording images and sound onto magnetic tape as opposed to movie film. ...


Goulet began working in films in 1962, providing the voice of one of the characters in the animated feature Gay Purr-ee, opposite Judy Garland. His first acting role was in His and Hers (1964), but it was not until a cameo appearance as a singer in Louis Malle's film, Atlantic City (1980) that Goulet was given critical acclaim. He recorded the song "Atlantic City (My Old Friend)" for Applause Records in 1981. // Events Dr. No launches the James Bond film series, the longest-running motion picture franchise of all time, running more than 40 years. ... Gay-Purree is an animated film musical produced by United Productions of America and released by Warner Bros. ... Judy Garland (born Frances Ethel Gumm; June 10, 1922 - June 22, 1969) was an Academy Award-nominated American film actress and singer, best known for her role as Dorothy Gale in The Wizard of Oz (1939). ... // Events January 29 - The film Dr. Strangelove is released. ... Louis Malle (October 30, 1932 – November 23, 1995) was an Academy Award nominated French film director, working in both French and English. ... For other uses, see Atlantic City (disambiguation). ... The year 1980 in film involved some significant events. ... Applause Records was a short-lived record label featuring popular standards performers, nearly all of them vocalists. ... See also: Musical groups established in 1981 Record labels established in 1981 list of years in music // January 10 - Revival of the Gilbert and Sullivan operetta The Pirates of Penzance opens at Broadways Uris Theatre, starring Linda Ronstadt and Rex Smith February 14 - Billy Idol leaves the band Generation...


He was absent from the screen for seven years, until he was cast by Tim Burton as a houseguest blown through the roof by Beetlejuice and also played himself in Bill Murray's Scrooged (both 1988). In 1990 he sang the Canadian national anthem at the beginning of "WrestleMania VI", which was held at the Skydome in Toronto, Ontario. Timothy Tim William Burton (born August 25, 1958) is an Academy Award and Golden Globe-nominated American film director, writer and designer notable for the quirky and often dark atmosphere in his high-profile films. ... This article is about the film. ... William James Bill Murray (born September 21, 1950) is an Academy Award-nominated, Emmy-, Golden Globe-, and BAFTA-winning American comedian and actor. ... Scrooged is a hit 1988 comedy film based on Charles Dickens classic story, A Christmas Carol. ... // Michael Jacksons first film was Moonwalker Rain Man, starring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise Who Framed Roger Rabbit, starring Bob Hoskins Coming to America, starring Eddie Murphy Big, starring Tom Hanks Twins, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito Crocodile Dundee II Die Hard, starring Bruce Willis The Naked Gun... For other uses, see O Canada (disambiguation). ... WrestleMania VI was the World Wrestling Federations (WWF) sixth WrestleMania professional wrestling pay-per-view event and the first to be held outside of the U.S. It took place on April 1, 1990 at the SkyDome in Toronto, Ontario with an announced attendance of 67,678. ... Rogers Centre logo Rogers Centre, formerly known as SkyDome, is a multi-purpose stadium in Toronto, Ontario, situated next to the CN Tower near the shores of Lake Ontario. ... Template:Hide = Motto: Template:Unhide = Diversity Our Strength Image:Toronto, Ontario Location. ...


In 1991, Goulet starred, along with John Putch and Hillary Bailey Smith, in the unsold television series pilot Acting Sheriff. That same year, he appeared as Quentin Hapsburg, opposite Leslie Nielsen, in the comedy The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear. (He also had a cameo in the 1982 TV series Police Squad, in the episode "The Butler Did It". The television series spawned The Naked Gun movie series). Hillary Bailey Smith, in a still from One Life to Live. ... Acting Sheriff is an unsold, half-hour television pilot created by Disney for CBS that aired August 17, 1991. ... Leslie William Nielsen OC (born February 11, 1926) is a Canadian born American comedian and actor. ... The year 1982 in television involved some significant events. ... Police Squad! is a television comedy series first broadcast in 1982. ...


In 1993, he played himself in the The Simpsons episode "$pringfield". In that episode, Bart Simpson booked him into his own casino (actually Bart's treehouse), where he sang "Jingle Bells (Batman Smells)". In 1996, he appeared in Ellen DeGeneres' first starring vehicle, Mr. Wrong, as an insecure TV host. Goulet also provided the singing voice of Wheezy the penguin in the Vegas-style finale from the 1999 Pixar film, Toy Story 2. In 2000, he played himself on two episodes of the Robert Smigel series TV Funhouse; as a sort of mentor to the show's animal puppet troupe, he was the only character who had the respect of Triumph the Insult Comic Dog. Goulet has also appeared in the Disney cartoon Recess, as the singing voice for Mikey Blumberg, in numerous episodes. Simpsons redirects here. ... $pringfield (Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Legalized Gambling), also known as $pringfield, is the tenth episode of The Simpsons fifth season. ... For the comic book series of the same name, see Bart Simpson comics. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Treehouse TV is a Canadian preschool television station. ... Jingle Bells, originally One Horse Open Sleigh, is one of the best known and commonly sung, secular Christmas songs in the world. ... The year 1996 in film involved some significant events. ... Ellen Lee DeGeneres (born January 26, 1958) is an American stand-up comedian, actress, and currently the Emmy Award-winning host of the syndicated talk show The Ellen DeGeneres Show. ... Mr. ... Toy Story 2 is an Academy-Award nominated CGI animation film, the sequel to Toy Story; the third Disney / Pixar feature film, which featured the adventures of a group of toys that come to life when humans are not around to see them. ... Robert Smigel (born February 7, 1960) is an American humorist and performer best known for his Saturday Night Live TV Funhouse cartoon shorts and as the puppeteer behind Triumph, the Insult Comic Dog. ... TV Funhouse is the title of a recurring skit on NBCs Saturday Night Live featuring cartoons created by longtime SNL writer Robert Smigel, as well as a short-lived spinoff series that ran on Comedy Central. ... Best of Triumph DVD (2004) Triumph, the Insult Comic Dog is a puppet created and performed by Robert Smigel premiering in 1993 on NBCs Late Night with Conan OBrien. ... Disney may refer to: The Walt Disney Company and its divisions, including Walt Disney Pictures. ... Recess is an American animated television series that was created by Paul Germain and Joe Ansolabehere, and produced by Walt Disney Television Animation. ...


Goulet was also featured in an Emerald Nuts advertising campaign in 2006, as he starred in a television commercial that debuted during Super Bowl XL and maintained a consistent presence up until his death. Diamond Foods, Inc. ... Date February 5, 2006 Stadium Ford Field City Detroit, Michigan MVP Hines Ward, wide receiver Favorite Steelers by 4 National anthem Aaron Neville, Aretha Franklin and Dr. John, ASL performed by Angela LaGuardia Coin toss Tom Brady Referee Bill Leavy Halftime show The Rolling Stones Attendance 68,206 TV in...


Widely circulated stories of Elvis Presley blasting his televisions with a shotgun whenever Goulet appeared were, in fact, confirmed by those who were close to the superstar. Goulet, himself, was aware of Presley's pistol-packing critique, and took the matter with good humor.[citation needed] Elvis redirects here. ...


Personal life

Goulet and his first wife Louise Longmore had one daughter, Nicolette. He had two sons, Christopher and Michael, with his second wife, actress and singer Carol Lawrence. Carol Lawrence is a musical theater actress, who has also made numerous appearances in film and television. ...


In 1982 he married Vera Novak in Las Vegas, Nevada. When not at their home in Las Vegas, Robert and Vera Goulet resided on their yacht in Los Angeles. Year 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday (link displays the 1982 Gregorian calendar). ... For further information, see Las Vegas metropolitan area and Las Vegas Strip. ... This article or section needs copy editing for grammar, style, cohesion, tone and/or spelling. ... Flag Seal Nickname: City of Angels Location Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates , Government State County California Los Angeles County Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,290. ...


In March 2006, it was announced that Goulet would receive a star on Canada's Walk of Fame. Although he was not born in Canada, he was born of Canadian parents, and he moved back when he was 13 years old spending his formative years there. At the time of his death, Goulet was seeking Canadian citizenship, with the help of fellow Albertan bandleader and senator Tommy Banks. March 2006 : ← - January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Fijian Prime Minister Laisenia Qarase announces that the 2006 Fiji general elections will be held in the second week of May 2006 from the 6th to the 13th. ... Canadas Walk of Fame acknowledges the achievements and accomplishments of successful Canadians. ... Citizen redirects here. ... A bandleader is the director of a band of musicians. ... Tommy Banks The Honourable Senator Thomas Benjamin Tommy Banks, OC , AOE (born December 17, 1936) is a Canadian pianist, conductor, arranger, composer, television personality and Senator. ...


Illness and death

On September 30, 2007, Goulet was hospitalized in Las Vegas, where he was diagnosed with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, "a rare but rapidly progressive and potentially fatal condition." On October 13, 2007, he was transferred to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles after it was determined he "would not survive without an emergency lung transplant."[7] is the 273rd day of the year (274th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF), also known as Cryptogenic fibrosing alveolitis, is a chronic progressive interstitial lung disease of unknown etiology. ... is the 286th day of the year (287th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is a hospital located in Los Angeles, California. ...


Goulet died on October 30, 2007, at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, while awaiting a lung transplant.[8][9][10]He was 73 years old. is the 303rd day of the year (304th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... An organ transplant is the transplantation of a whole or partial organ from one body to another, for the purpose of replacing the recipients damaged or failing organ with a working one from the donor. ...


Popular culture references

  • Goulet was regularly parodied by Saturday Night Live cast member Will Ferrell, selling ridiculous merchandise, such as the "Robert Goulet cell phone" — a phone encased in an exact replica of Goulet's head — to pay off debts to criminal organizations.
  • In the episode "$pringfield (Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Legalized Gambling)" of The Simpsons, Goulet appears voiced by himself, tricked by Bart to perform in a kid casino.
  • In another episode ("Homer of Seville", Season 19 Episode 02) of The Simpsons, the famous song "If I Ever Would Leave You" is sung by Homer after he discovered his singing talent that he can only 'use' while lying on his back.
  • Goulet was referred to in the musical, A Chorus Line, in the songs "Montage 1" and "Montage 2".
  • Goulet was also featured in an Emerald Nuts commercial.
  • Goulet appeared on an episode of The King of Queens as himself singing on a cruise ship. He helps Doug obtain a wig for Carrie.
  • Robert Goulet did a series of humorous commercials for ESPN in the early 90's for the NCAA Basketball tournament games.

SNL redirects here. ... John William Ferrell (born July 16, 1967)[1] is an Emmy- and Golden Globe-nominated American comedian, actor, voice actor, and writer who first established himself as a cast member of Saturday Night Live, and has since gone on to a successful film career, starring in the comedies A Night... $pringfield (Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Legalized Gambling), also known as $pringfield, is the tenth episode of The Simpsons fifth season. ... A Chorus Line is a musical with a book by James Kirkwood, Jr. ... Diamond Foods, Inc. ... The King of Queens is an Emmy nominated, American comedy series that ran for nine seasons, from 1998 until 2007. ...

Album discography

Columbia Records (except as noted):

  • Always You, 1962
  • Two of Us, 1962
  • Sincerely Yours, 1962
  • The Wonderful World of Love, 1963
  • Annie Get Your Gun, studio cast, with Doris Day, 1963
  • In Person, 1963
  • This Christmas I Spend with You, 1963
  • Without You, 1964
  • Manhattan Tower, 1964
  • My Love, Forgive Me, 1964
  • Summer Sounds, 1965
  • On Broadway, 1965
  • I Remember You, 1966
  • Travelin' On Tour, 1966
  • On Broadway Volume 2, 1967
  • Hollywood Mon Amour, 1967
  • Woman, Woman, 1968
  • Both Sides Now 1968
  • Come Back To Sorrento 1969
  • Today's Greatest Hits, 1970
  • Robert Goulet's Wonderful World of Christmas, 1968
  • I Never Did as I Was Told, MGM Records, 1971
  • After All Is Said And Done, 1976
  • Close to You, Applause Records, 1982
  • " My nuts your mouth, Applause rcord 1983

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Filmography

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References

  1. ^ Robert Goulet Biography (1933-)
  2. ^ http://www.robertgoulet.com/bios.php Robert Goulet bio
  3. ^ St. John Terrell's Music Circus: Performers Who Became Stars
  4. ^ http://www.tvarchive.ca/database/17298/howdy_doody/details/ TVArchive.ca
  5. ^ "Always You/In Person - Robert Goulet - Music Reviews", William Ruhlmann, All Music Guide, MP3.com, 2002, webpage: MP3-963-reviews.
  6. ^ "Robert Goulet is remembered in Maine town for anthem rendition at Ali-Liston title fight", The Associated Press, International Herald Tribune, iht.com, 2007 webpage: [1]
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Ricardo Montalban
Official Naked Gun Villian
1991
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Fred Ward
Awards
Preceded by
Robert Preston
for I Do! I Do!
Tony Award for Best Leading Actor in a Musical
1968
for The Happy Time
Succeeded by
Jerry Orbach
for Promises, Promises
Preceded by
Peter Nero
Grammy Award for Best New Artist
1962
Succeeded by
The Swingle Singers
Preceded by
Nancy Dussault
for Do Re Mi
Theatre World Award
1961
for Camelot
Succeeded by
Joan Hackett
for Call Me By My Rightful Name
Persondata
NAME Goulet, Robert Gerard
ALTERNATIVE NAMES
SHORT DESCRIPTION American entertainer, singer
DATE OF BIRTH November 26, 1933
PLACE OF BIRTH Lawrence, Massachusetts
DATE OF DEATH October 30, 2007
PLACE OF DEATH Los Angeles, California
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  Results from FactBites:
 
Robert Goulet, 73; star of 'Camelot' matched idol looks with rich baritone - The Boston Globe (1397 words)
Goulet, who recently had been diagnosed with interstitial pulmonary fibrosis, was awaiting a lung transplant, said Norm Johnson, a spokesman for the singer.
Goulet had moved to Canada when he was a teenager and had been a popular singer on Canadian television when he auditioned for the role of the brave young knight in Lerner and Loewe's "Camelot," opposite Julie Andrews' Guinevere and Richard Burton's Arthur.
Goulet grew up in the city's French-Canadian enclave (his father was born in Quebec, and his Maine-born mother also had family ties to Quebec).
Robert Goulet, the Suave Baritone, Is Dead at 73 - New York Times (1255 words)
Robert Goulet, who marshaled his dark good looks and thundering baritone voice to play a dashing Lancelot in the original “Camelot” in 1960, then went on to a wide-ranging career as a singer and actor, winning a Tony, a Grammy and an Emmy, died yesterday in Los Angeles.
Goulet received a diagnosis of interstitial pulmonary fibrosis, a rapidly progressive, potentially fatal condition, his wife, Vera, said in a statement released on Oct. 25 on Mr.
Robert Gerard Goulet was born on Nov. 26, 1933, in Lawrence, Mass.
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