Julie London

Photos from Life Magazine


"It's only a thimbleful of a voice, and I have to use it close to the microphone. But it is a kind of over smoked voice, and it automatically sounds intimate."  Julie London in Life Magazine 1957 Julie first appeared in LIFE in 1947, when she had her first big role in The Red House.

Julie behind the microphone  and Bobby Troup at the keyboard in Johnny Walsh’s 881 Club where Julie launched her singing career.