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Richard Charles Rodgers
Birth: Jun. 28, 1902
New York
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 30, 1979
New York
New York, USA

Academy Award winning composer who teamed with Lorenz Hart and later Oscar Hammerstein II to create some of the greatest broadway musicals of all time. He wrote the music to "The Sound of Music," "Oklahoma," "State Fair," "The King and I," and "South Pacific," to name a few. He also was responsible for writing the musical score to the award winning "Victory At Sea" which chronicled the Allies efforts during WWII. 
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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Richard Charles Rodgers
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