Susan Johnson

Susan Johnson

Performer

Susan Johnson, the big-voiced Broadway soubrette show tune fans know from the original cast album of The Most Happy Fella, on which she sang "Big D," died Feb. 24, 2003, according to friends on the West Coast.

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  • Born: Jul 6, 1927 in Columbus, OH, USA
  • Death: Feb 4, 2003 in Sacramento, California

Roles (6)

Donnybrook! Playbill - June 1961 Donnybrook! (1961)
Opened May 18, 1961
  • as Kathy Carey (Original)
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Whoop-Up Playbill - Dec 1958 Whoop-Up (1958)
Opened Dec 22, 1958
  • as Glenda Swenson (Original)
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Oh Captain! Playbill - Feb 1958 Oh Captain! (1958)
Opened Feb 4, 1958
  • as Mae (Original)
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The Most Happy Fella Playbill - July 1956 The Most Happy Fella (1956)
Opened May 3, 1956
  • as Cleo (Original)
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Buttrio Square Playbill - Oct 1952 Buttrio Square (1952)
Opened Oct 14, 1952
  • as Terry Patterson (Original)
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Brigadoon Playbill - May 1950 Brigadoon (1950)
Opened May 2, 1950
  • as Meg Brockie (Original)
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Awards

Theatre World
1956 Theatre World Award The Most Happy Fella Winner
Tony Award
1958 Featured Actress in a Musical Oh Captain! Nominee