Guido Deiro

Guido Deiro

Count Guido Pietro Deiro was a famous vaudeville star, international recording artist, composer and teacher. He was the first piano-accordionist to appear on big-time vaudeville, records, radio and the screen. Guido usually performed under the stage-name "Deiro".
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26 July 1950

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  • 1950
    Age 63
    Died in 1950.
  • 1947
    Age 60
    He became ill in 1947, and died of congestive heart failure in 1950.
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  • 1935
    Age 48
    Deiro continued to play vaudeville shows until at least 1935 and performed on two world tours, although after 1929, he traveled less and focused his career on the west coast of the United States.
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  • 1920
    Age 33
    They officially divorced in 1920.
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  • 1914
    Age 27
    Deiro was married four times. His second marriage, in 1914, was to a young vaudeville star and sex symbol, Mae West (later to become a film star).
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  • 1911
    Age 24
    In addition to playing the popular hits of the day and light classical and operatic fare, Deiro composed his own original compositions. In 1911, Deiro wrote the hit song Kismet.
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  • 1910
    Age 23
    His opening debut was at the American Theatre in San Francisco (managed by Sid Grauman) on June 15, 1910.
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    In 1910 he was discovered by an agent for the Orpheum Vaudeville Circuit.
  • 1908
    Age 21
    His success as a performer led the Ronco-Vercelli accordion company in Italy to ask him to demonstrate their new piano-accordions at the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition in 1908.
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  • 1886
    Born in 1886.
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