Jimmy Boyd


Jimmy Boyd (January 9, 1939 - March 7, 2009) was a pop singer and actor from McComb, MS who became famous during the early 1950s. He is best known for the chart-topping holiday classic, "I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus" (1952), recorded when he was 13 years old. He appeared in "Inherit The Wind" (1960), "Brainstorm" (1983), and several other movies.

Best known songs (with years) include:

  • I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus (1952)
  • Tell Me A Story (1953)

Pop charts debut year: 1952

Years active: 1951-1983

Genres: Pop

Labels: Columbia


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