Harry Clifford Keel (April 13, – November 7, ), known professionally as Howard Keel, was an American actor and singer with a rich bass-baritone.
Howard Keel was the Errol Flynn and Clark Gable of "golden age" movie musicals in Southern California before embarking on his singing and acting career.
Actor (45 credits). My Father's Performer in 'My Maryland'. Seven Brides for The Hideout Boke (as Harold Keel).
Obituary: Singer with a winning smile who stood up to JR. Howard Keel ( Harold Clifford Leek), singer and actor, born April 13 ; died.
Howard Keel, (Harold Clifford Leek), American actor-singer (born April 13, , Gillespie, Ill.—died Nov. 7, , Palm Desert, Calif.), had a booming baritone.
Howard Keel, the actor and singer who starred in a series of MGM musicals as well as the television programme Dallas, has died aged