Caption: From the set of Happiest Millionaire, The (1967). (left to right) Richard M. Sherman, Tommy Steele, Robert B. Sherman
Soundtrack, Actor, Writer
Born: December 17, 1936
Star sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5' 7" (1.7 m)
Known for: Tommy Steele in Search of Charlie Chaplin (1970), The Flintstones (1994), Half a Sixpence (1967), Finian's Rainbow (1968)
Tommy Steele had tried many odd jobs before he turned up at the famous "2 I's" coffee bar in London. There he was "discovered" by Larry Parnes and became one of Britain's first manufactured pop stars. With his cheeky grin and gently rocking songs he wasn't the threat to Elvis Presley that Parnes wanted. Despite this, Tommy has gone on to a long and...