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Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland Dancing

Stage Name

Birth Name

Mickey Rooney Joe Yule Jr.
   

    Mickey started early on stage at the age of two with his family, chorus girl Nell Carter and Comic Joe Yule Sr. (1894-1950.) He became well known for a series of some 50 silent comedies between 1927 and 1933 in which he played Mickey McGuire, a comic-strip character. His dancing was more of the Comedic in nature and he did it well.

     He Went on to do many movies by the age of four and was to became one of the biggest child actors of all time. Became famous with the Andy Hardy series with Judy Garland. As with many people he was not to successful in Marriage, he was married nine times and was once married to Ava Gardiner for a year and Marge Lane for only 100 days and finally getting it right with January Chamberlin in 1978.

 

Birth Place

Birth Date

Spouse

Offspring

Brooklyn, NY 9/23/1920 Ava Gardiner (1942) Teddy Rooney | Mickey Rooney Jr.
    Marge Lane Tim Rooney |  Kyle Rooney | Jimmy Rooney
      January Chamberlin (1978) Kimmy Rooney | Kelly Rooney | Kerry Rooney
        Jonelle Rooney

Dance Types

Dance Partners

Music Titles

Ballroom Ava Gardiner      
Cakewalk (w/ Judy) Judy Garland      
Jitterbug Margaret O'Brien      

Night Clubs

Theaters

Stage

Savoy Ballroom n/a 1928 - When Crummlies Played (Nell)
        Thoroughbreds Don't Cry
            1986 - Sugar Babes
            1991 - Sugar Babes
            1991 - Will Rogers Follies

Films

Television

Other

1926 - Not To Be Trusted 1954 - Mickey Rooney Show 3/18/1940 - Time Magazine
1927 - Orchids and Ermine 1957 - Mr. Broadway 6/1940 - Screen Life Mag.
$1932 - Midsummer Night's Dream 1959 - Eddie 5/1943 - Movie Story Mag.
1933 - Broadway to Hollywood 1973 - NBC Follies $1991 - Life Is Too Short (Bio)
1934 - Blind Date $1981 - Bill $1994 - Search for Sunny Skies
$1934 - Manhattan Melodrama 1982 - One of the Boys $ The 9 Lives of Mickey Rooney
$1935 - Reckless       $ Family Classics - Films for...
$1936 - Little Lord Fauntleroy            
$1937 - Captain's Courageous            
1937 - Family Affair            
$1938 - Boys Town            
$1938 - Love Finds Andy Hardy            
$1939 - Babes in Arms            
$1940 - Andy Hardy Meets Debutante            
$1940 - Strike up the Band            
$1941 - Babes on Broadway            
$1941 - Men of Boys Town            
$1943 - Girl Crazy            
$1943 - Human Comedy            
1943 - Show Business at War            
$1943 - Thousands Cheer            
$1944 - Meet Me In St. Louis            
$1945 - National Velvet            
$1946 - Love Laughs at Andy Hardy            
$1948 - Summer Holiday            
$1948 - Words and Music            
1958 - Glamorous Hollywood            
$1960 - Platinum High School            
$1961 - Breakfast at Tiffany's            
$1965 - How to Stuff a Wild Bikini            
$1974 - That's Entertainment            
$1976 - That's Entertainment II            
$1979 - Black Stallion            
$1985 - That's Dancing            
$1990 - Hollywood on Parade            
$1994 - That's Entertainment III            
$ A&E Biography - Mickey Rooney            
Hardy Boy Series of Films (15)            
Five, Six Pick Up Sticks ( TV jazz short)            

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