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They met in traffic court


Tony Martin
Tony Martin in 1953

Tony Martin (December 25, 1913 – July 27, 2012).

Tony Martin was an American actor and popular singer. His career spanned over seven decades, and he scored dozens of hits between the late-1930s and mid-1950s with songs such as Walk Hand in Hand, Stranger in Paradise, and I Get Ideas. He was married to actress and dancer Cyd Charisse for 60 years until her death in 2008.


He guest-stars on The Donna Reed Show in Tony Martin Visits (Season 3, Episode 24) when he meets Donna in traffic court where both are fighting tickets.