Monday, January 23, 2012


Betty Boop
Helen Kane 1904-1966
Betty Boop was created by Max Fleischer , was a cartoon character based on which real-life actress?

Helen Kane was known as the Boop, Boop a Doop Girl.
Her sigature song was "I Wanna Be Love By You"


Country Gal said...

Great info ! Have read about this before and saw a Helen Kane Biography on TV years ago when the cartoon took off ! Have a great day !

Far Side of Fifty said...

I loved that cartoon when I was little..:)

Anonymous said...

What a fun post and pictures, Patsy!

Becca's Dirt said...

That's interesting that she sang too. Fun. One of my favorites.

Sue said...

I do indeed remember Betty Boop, but didn't know the story behind the cartoon, thanks for sharing.

Marie said...

I never knew she was a real person! So interesting!