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 (krôz′bē), Harry Lillis Known as "Bing." 1903-1977.
American singer and actor noted for his crooning voice and for roles in many films, including Going My Way (1944), for which he won an Academy Award.


(Placename) a town in NW England, in Sefton unitary authority, Merseyside. Pop: 51 789 (2001)


(Biography) Bing, real name Harry Lillis Crosby. 1904–77, US singer and film actor; famous for his style of crooning: best known for the song "White Christmas" from the film Holiday Inn (1942)


(ˈkrɔz bi, ˈkrɒz-)

Bing (Harry Lillis Crosby), 1904–77, U.S. popular singer and film actor.
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I am honored to be named recipient of the Distinguished Service Award, not only because it honors my work in the profession, but because it recognizes the importance of community involvement," Crosby said.
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For the third time since becoming chairman of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission, Stephen Crosby has raised eyebrows for an action -- or a lack of action, in this case -- that casts doubt on his integrity as a public servant.
David Cameron is under pressure to reveal precise details of his meetings with election strategist Lynton Crosby amid questions over the extent of Crosby's role in government and any conversations he may have had with the prime minister on tobacco policy.
Ian Crosby, a 48-year-old father of two who ran an internet business selling tortoises and other creatures from his Llantwit Major home, appeared before magistrates in Barry after admitting seven charges brought under animal protection legislation.
The storm over Sir James Crosby is a major blow to Gordon Brown, who had used the fat cat as a top adviser.
Leading Edgbaston-based property developer Crosby Lend Lease Midlands celebrated the launch of a new state-of-the-art marketing suite with a champagne and cocktail drinks reception at its Navigation Street location.
SITUATED some six miles north of Liverpool city centre, Crosby is an increasingly popular place to live due to its excellent communication links with the rest of the North West and its wealth of local amenities.
Then the principal owners, who were experiencing personal differences, suddenly announced they wanted to pack it in and offered Crosby the right of first refusal to buy the company.
Unlike flat, insecure, private networks offered by most hosting companies, every server from SoftLayer is deployed with a dedicated private connection into the customer exchange," said Lance Crosby, President and CEO of SoftLayer.