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Steve Rossi was Mae West Protege – She Anointed his Stage Name!

Check out this story on the Mae West blog. 

Mae West told him that his birthname Joseph Charles Tafarella was not marquee-friendly. Mae West re-christened the singer STEVE ROSSI during their 1950s Las Vegas tour, which ended when the Army drafted him.

Steve Rossi and Mae West in Las Vegas 1954.
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