Ira Gershwin Songwriter
He was born on December 06, 1896 (died on August 17, 1983, he was 86 years old) in New York City as Israel Gershowitz. His nickname was Arthur Francis, Israel Gershvin.
Ira Gershwin was an American lyricist who collaborated with his younger brother composer George Gershwin to create some of the most memorable songs of the 20th century. With George he wrote more than a dozen Broadway shows featuring songs such as I Got Rhythm Embraceable You The Man I Love and Someone to Watch Over Me.
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Is Ira Gershwin still alive?
No, he died on 08/17/1983, 38 years ago. He was 86 years old when he died. He died in Beverly Hills and buried in Westchester Hills Cemetery .
What was Ira's zodiac sign?
Ira Gershwin zodiac sign was sagittarius.
When is Ira Gershwin's next birthday?
Ira Gershwin was born on the , which was a Sunday
Ira Gershwin movie characters
The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:
|Songs||Kiss Me, Stupid (1964)||68|
|Music||Funny Face (1957)||60|
|Songs||An American in Paris (1951)||54|
|Songs||The Country Girl (1955)||58|
|Songs||Cover Girl (1944)||47|
|Lyricist||Shall We Dance (1937)||40|
|Lyricist||Give a Girl a Break (1953)||56|
|Musical||Lady in the Dark (1954)||57|
When his last album Classic And Jazz released, he was 123 years old. This album 'Classic And Jazz' contains 19 tracks
His first album Michael Tilson Thomas Conducts Gershwin released 45 years ago, he was 79 years old. There were 90 songs in this album.
He graduated from City College Of New York
Birth name of Ira Gershwin is Israel Gershowitz
Other facts about Ira Gershwin
|Alias||Arthur Francis, Israel Gershvin|
|Place of birth||New York City|
|Place of death||Beverly Hills|
|Genre||Classical music, Popular music|
|Official website||Ira Gershwin official website , language of work or name: English|
|IPI name number||00263450184 , named as: GERSHWIN J IRA B|
|Pseudonym||Arthur Francis , object has role: songwriting alias , writing system: Latin script|
|Languages spoken, written or signed||English|
|Sex or gender||Male|
|CiNii author ID (books)||DA03476583|
|U.S. National Archives Identifier||10582783|
|Name in native language||Ira Gershwin|
|Country of citizenship||United States Of America|
|Family name||Gershowitz. Show people with the surname Gershowitz|
|Birth name||Israel Gershowitz|
|Ethnic group||Russian Jews|
|Date of death||1983-08-17T00:00:00Z|
|Place of burial||Westchester Hills Cemetery|
|Different from||Gershwin , criterion used: personal name refers to multiple people|
|Related category||Category:Songs With Lyrics By Ira Gershwin , of: song with lyrics by this lyricist|
|Given name||Israel , nickname: Ira|