Fisher attended Thomas Junior High School,South Philadelphia High School, and Simon Gratz High School. It was known at an early age that he had talent as a vocalist and he started singing in numerous amateur contests, which he usually won. He made his radio debut on WFIL a local Philadelphia radio station. He also performed on Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts, a popular radio show which later moved to TV. Because he became a local star, Fisher dropped out of high school in the middle of his senior year to pursue his career.
I first heard of Eddie Fisher when I was a kid.His song Cindy was very popular and I have fond memories of my pal Joe singing it when we played in the street.I heard recently that Eddie is not too well and may be in a home or hospital.Eddie I wish you a speedy recovery,may you have many more long and happy years ahead of you.
Debbie replied: 'If you marry her, she will throw you out within 18 months'And Elizabeth did get rid of him, just as I had warned, when she met Richard Burton on the set of Cleopatra,' Debbie says now.Debbie - currently touring Britain with her one-woman show, which opens in London's West End next week - recalls her first marriage without bitterness.Elizabeth had been recently widowed when her husband Mike Todd had died in a plane crash. We had all been good friends.
I was a virgin when I married Eddie, but Elizabeth had been married three times. I was devastated because I had two children.I was very religious so I didn't believe in divorce, but they laid guilt on me that I was keeping them and true love apart. So, I finally let Eddie off the hook. I told him to go.'For seven years, the two women avoided contact - until Debbie boarded the Queen Elizabeth with her second husband, Harry Karl, a wealthy shoe manufacturer, and found that Miss Taylor was on the ship.