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Ritchie Cordell
Birth: Mar. 10, 1943
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 13, 2004
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Songwriter and Record Producer. He wrote dozens of memorable hit records such as "Mony Mony" and "I Think Were Alone Now" for Tommy James and the Shondells, "Gimme Gimme Good Lovin" for Crazy Elephant, "Indian Giver" for 1910 Fruitgum Company, "I Want Candy" for the Strangeloves and "I Love Rock 'n' Roll" for Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, and who was the long-time producer for both Tommy James & the Shondells and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts. (bio by: Butterfly) 

Cause of death: Pancreatic cancer
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Butterfly
Record added: Apr 28, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8695600
Ritchie Cordell
Added by: Butterfly
 
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- Darlene T.
 Added: Nov. 16, 2014
Thinking of you today, Richie - thinking about you and our "adventures" in Greenwich Village and in Nyack. You had a good heart - shy and gentle guy !! You are missed.
- Doc
 Added: Oct. 31, 2014

- MosherSt.Munger
 Added: Apr. 13, 2014
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