Death of Jim Bailey

January 10, 1938 - May 30, 2015
New York, New York | Age 77

Impersonator of female show biz legends dies
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The Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — A singer-actor who transformed himself into such show biz legends as Judy Garland, Barbra Streisand and Peggy Lee during a career that spanned decades has died. Jim Bailey was 77.

Manager Stephen Campbell says Bailey died Saturday in Los Angeles of complications from pneumonia.

Bailey was a Philadelphia native. He performed at New York's Carnegie Hall, at London's Palladium and in numerous showrooms in Las Vegas and Atlantic City, New...

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