Nick Lucas (Dominic Nicholas Anthony Lucanese)

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Newark, New Jersey, USA
Known in the "Roaring Twenties" as "the crooning Troubadour", Nick Lucas was one of the early stars of American popular music. He was a well-established, influential singer and guitarist. Nick would become one of the most popular crooners on radio.

Nick Lucas was born in Newark, New Jersey in 1897. His birth name was Dominic Nicholas Anthony Lucanese. At an early age, Nick learned to play the guitar, the mandolin, and the banjo. He, along with his brother Frank, would play Italian weddings and Italian christenings. They would play on street corners and in saloons. Read more...


Character: Himself - Lady Luck solo for 'The Only Song I Know' & 'Chinese Fantasy' Numbers

The Show of Shows 1929