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Eddie Fisher dies at 82; popular singer known for high-profile marriages
Eddie Fisher dies at 82; popular singer known for high-profile marriages

Eddie Fisher, one of the most popular singers of the 1950s who made headlines with marriages to — and divorces from — some of the most famous Hollywood starlets of that era, has died. He was 82. Fisher died Wednesday at his home in Berkeley of complications from hip surgery, his daughter Tricia Leigh Fisher told the Associated Press. Between 1950 and 1956, Fisher recorded dozens of songs that made the top 40 and four that reached No. 1 on the pop charts. Fisher's boyish good looks and natural charisma also helped him land roles on television shows and in such feature films as "Butterfield 8," "Nothing Lasts Forever" and "Bundle of Joy." ...

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