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Elmer Bernstein

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Elmer Bernstein
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
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Scores for moviees: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 7083 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 28 March 1996.

Leonard Bernstein

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Louis Bernstein
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
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Brief Facts:

Changed name at age 15.
Musical play:Kennedy Center Honors 1980.
Television Academy Hall of Fame 1998.
Songwriters Hall of Fame 1971.
Theater Hall of Fame 1998.
Television Hall of Fame 1990.
Jewish-American Hall of Fame.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6200 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.

Victor Borge

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Břrge Rosenbaum
Nickname(s):
The Clown Prince of Denmark
The Unmelancholy Dane
The Great Dane
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91, 11 days before his 92nd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
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Danish musician and comedian, pianist. Became a US citizen 1948.
Movie:Kennedy Center Honors 1999.

Ray Coniff

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Raymond Coniff
Also Known As:
Engberg
Jay Raye
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85, 25 days before his 86th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
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Arranger for:Group:Song:based on the song:Between 1957 and 1968, Conniff had 28 albums in the American Top 40.
Died from a fall in his bathtub.

Carmine Coppola

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Carmine Coppola
Also Known As:
Carmen Coppola
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

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father of
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father of
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husband of
Italia Coppola, until he died.
Older than Italia Coppola by 2 years.
grandfather of
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Flutist.
Scored movies:Won Oscar for the music of movie:Music director for the Broadway stage production of play:

Plácido Domingo

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
José Plácido Domingo Embil
Also Known As:
Placido Domingo
Birth Date:
Age today:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

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Tenor.
Member of:Honorary Knighthood from Queen Elizabeth.
Presidential Medal of Freedom 2002.
Kennedy Center Honors 2000.
Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame 2007.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 7000 Hollywood Boulevard for live performance or theater.

Carmen Dragon

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Carmen Dragon
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
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father of

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Conductor of the orchestra:Oscar for the score of movie:Arranger for the Hollywood Bowl orchestra.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6104 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio; ceremony: 9 September 1989.

Myron Floren

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Myron Howard Floren
Nickname(s):
The Happy Norwegian
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
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father of

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Accordionist.
TV series:South Dakota Hall of Fame 1994.

Jerry Goldsmith

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jerrald King Goldsmith
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
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Composed scores for movies:and four more Star Trek films plus three Rambo films and others.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6752 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 9 May 2017.

Al Goodman

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Al Goodman
Also Known As:
Alfred Goodman
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
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Composed songs:TV series:Conductor for Broadway plays: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6300 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.

Jester Hairston

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jester Joseph Hairston
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
98
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
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Composed songs:Starred on TV show:Appeared in movie: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6161 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry; ceremony: 12 February 1992.

Marvin Hamlisch

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Marvin Frederick Hamlisch
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
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Composer for Broadway plays:Also movies:Pulitzer Prize for Drama 1976.
Long Island Music Hall of Fame 2008.
Songwriters Hall of Fame 1986.
Theater Hall of Fame 2008.

Edward Rutledge Hawn

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Edward Rutledge Hawn
Also Known As:
Rut Hawn
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23

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father of
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Violinist, also saxophone and clarinet.
Conducted orchestra for:radio and television broadcasts.

Skitch Henderson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lyle Russell Cedric Henderson
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
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Relationships:

ex-husband of
Younger than Faye Emerson by less than 1 year.

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Bandleader on TV show:with:Founder of orchestra:In prison 4 months for tax evasion.

James Horner

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Roy Horner
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
61
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
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Movies:Died in a plane crash piloting a single engine craft he owned.

Maurice Jarre

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Maurice-Alexis Jarre
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
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Score for movies:Song: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6505 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 3 February 1994.

Mantovani

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Annunzio Paolo Mantovani
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
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Songs: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 1708 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry.

George Martin

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
George Henry Martin
Also Known As:
Sir George Martin
Nickname(s):
the Fifth Beatle
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
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Produced the albums of the Beatles.
Produced theme songs:Made a Knight Bachelor in 1996.
UK Music Hall of Fame 2006.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1999.
Guitar Center RockWalk 1994.
New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame 2004.

Bobby McFerrin

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert McFerrin Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
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Relationships:

son of

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Famed especially for song:Grammy winner.
Unusual polyphonic and multiphonic stype.

Mitch Miller

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Mitchell William Miller
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
99, 27 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
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TV series: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 7013 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.

Vic Mizzy

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Victor Mizzy
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Composed the theme for TV shows:Songs:

Ennio Morricone

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ennio Morricone
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Over 400 film scores, including: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 7065 Hollywood Boulevard for live performance or theater; ceremony: 26 February 2016.

Peter Nero

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Bernard Nierow
Nickname(s):
Bernie
Birth Date:
Age today:
83, 1 day after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
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Pianist. Conductor of the Philly Pops.
Album:Philadelphia Music Alliance Walk of Fame.

Tommy Newsom

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Penn Newsom
Nickname(s):
Mr. Excitement
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
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Album:Saxophonist and backup bandleader for:Music arranger.
Won two Tony Awards as a musical director.

Eugene Ormandy

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jeno Blau
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
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Kennedy Center Honors 1982.
Philadelphia Music Alliance Walk of Fame.
Presidential Medal of Freedom 1970.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6926 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.

André Previn

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Andre Ludwig Prewin
Also Known As:
Andre George Previn
Andre Previn

Relationships:

ex-husband of
by adoption father of

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Conductor for several symphoy orchestras. Pianist. Composer of music for many movies.
Kennedy Center Honors 1998.

Leopold Stokowski

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Leopold Anthony Stokowski
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
95
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Gloria Vanderbilt by 41 years.

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Conductor of the orchestras:Founder of orchestra:Movie:Philadelphia Music Alliance Walk of Fame.
Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame 2003.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 1600 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry.

Paul Weston

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Paul Wetstein
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Jo Stafford, until he died.
Older than Jo Stafford by 5 years.

Brief Facts:

Musical director at Capitol Records and at movie: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 1535 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry.

Hugo Winterhalter

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Hugo Winterhalter
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64, 33 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Arranged song:Songs: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 1600 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry.

Efrem Zimbalist

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Efrem Zimbalist
Also Known As:
Efrem Zimbalist Sr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
95
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
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father of
grandfather of

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Concert violinist.
Composed for Broadway play:Birth year may be 1890.
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