Dinah Shore was an American singer and actress born in 1916 in Winchester, Tennessee. She had her greatest success musically in the 1940s and 1950s. During that era, she had 80 singles that made the charts. She went on to host the variety shows The Dinah Shore Chevy Show, The Dinah Shore Special, Dinah’s Place, Dinah! and Dinah and Friends. TV Guide named her as the 16th greatest television star of all time. Shore was previously married twice and had two children. In 1994 Shore died at the age of 77 in Beverly Hills, California.