Harry Lillis "Bing" Crosby, Jr. (May 3, 1903 – October 14, 1977)
"Swinging on a Star" was introduced by Bing Crosby in the 1944 film Going My Way, winning an Academy Award for Best Original Song that year, and has been recorded
by numerous artists since then. In 2004 it finished at #37 in AFI’s 100 Years…100
Songs survey of top tunes in American cinema.