Ethel Merman(Ethel Zimmerman)
Birthplace: Astoria, New York
Tony Award-winning musical comedy entertainer known for her booming voice and extroverted style. Her Broadway performances include Girl Crazy (1930), Annie Get Your Gun (1946), and Call Me Madam (1950).
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