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Dixie Lee Wyatt Crosby Memorial Information

Identifier: MM.2019.119

Scope and Contents

Information on Dixie Lee Day, November 8, 2019 by Tennessee State Senate Resolution No. 4. As well as the Dixie Lee Historical Marker and other memorials.

Dixie Lee Wyatt Crosby was born Wilma Winifred Wyatt on November 4, 1909 in Harriman, Tennessee. She adopted the stage name “Dixie Lee” after joining Fox Film Corp. in 1929. She married Bing Crosby a year later and they had four children. She died of ovarian cancer in 1952.


  • 2019

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Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at


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Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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