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Mary Ann Ganser
Birth: Feb. 4, 1948
Oceanside
Nassau County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 16, 1970
Forest Hills
Queens County
New York, USA

Singer. Born in Queens, New York, she was best remembered for being a singer and a member of the 1960s group the Shangri-Las. In 1963, along with her twin sister Marge Ganser, Betty Weiss and Mary Weiss, they were performing at talent shows when they recorded their first song "Simon Says" on the Smash label. Between 1963 to 1968, their many hits included "Wishing Well", "Hate To Say I Told You So", "I Can Never Go Home Anymore" and "Leader of the Pack". In 2004, their 1964 recording of "Remember, Walking In the Sand" placed number 395 on Rolling Stone Magazine's list of 500 Greatest Songs of All Time. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Saint Charles Cemetery
East Farmingdale
Suffolk County
New York, USA
 
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Originally Created by: RANDY BRIDGES
Record added: Apr 16, 2007
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