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Westbrook, Maine: Rudy Vallee Bronze Head

Bronze head of the singer, wearing a bow tie, on a granite pedestal. Rudy grew up in Westbrook, and his crooning made him America's teen heartthrob in the early 1930s. The head was unveiled in 2009.

869 Main St., Westbrook, ME
Downtown, on the northwest corner of ME-25B/Main St. and Vallee Square.
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Bronze head of Rudy Vallee.

Rudy Vallee's Hometown

Westbrook was Rudy Vallee's hometown from age 6 to 20. The corner of Main Street at Vallee Square has a statue of Rudy, given to the town in 2009 by his widow, Eleanor. The square was once the site of a drug store where Rudy worked (It was owned by his father).

His grave is in St. Hyacinth Cemetery at 296 Stroudwater St.

[Donna J Conley, 08/20/2022]

Rudy, with his crooning voice (he would often sing into a megaphone), was America's teen heartthrob of 1930.

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Walking ManWalking Man, Westbrook, ME - 5 mi.
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The Cribstone Bridge, Orr's Island, ME - 20 mi.

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