Dec 25, 2019
Gayla Peevey was born on March 8, 1943. This former
singer and child star was from Oklahoma City, OK
She is best known for the song, "I Want a Hippopotamus
for Christmas," which she recorded at the age of 10.
The Oklahoma City Zoo
gained some notoriety due to the
song. After Gayla received a Hippo as a gift, she...