Keely Smith

Keely Smith bio

Birth Name: Dorothy Jacqueline Keely

Occupation: Jazz Singer

Place Of Birth: Norfolk

Date Of Birth: March 9, 1932

Date Of Death: December 16, 2017

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Keely Smith was born on the 9th of March, 1932. She was best known for being a Jazz Singer. Queen of swing music, known for her jazz vocals and her work with her husband Louis Prima. She released hits like “I Wish You Love.”

Keely Smith was born in Norfolk. She became a professional singer with the Earl Bennett Band at age fifteen. She was in the film Hey Boy! Hey Girl!

Keely Smith was a Pisces and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Keely Smith was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Dorothy Jacqueline Keely is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Keely’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Keely Smith’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Keely Smith’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Keely Smith kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Keely Smith was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Dorothy Jacqueline Keely
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Keely Smith was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Keely Smith was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Keely Smith had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Keely Smith’s birth sign is Pisces and she had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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