Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Courages in:
 • Westwood Memorial Park
 • Los Angeles
 • Los Angeles County
 • California
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Alexander "Sandy" Courage
Birth: Dec. 10, 1919
Death: May 15, 2008

Composer. He is best known for the theme song of the classic 1960s television series "Star Trek". The Philadelphia native began his career in radio during the 1940s and later worked for MGM as an arranger and orchestrator. He shared Academy Award-nominations with Lionel Newman for the films "The Pleasure Seekers" (1964) and "Doctor Dolittle" (1967), and shared an Emmy Award in 1988 for the television special "Julie Andrews: The Sound of Christmas". In addition to "Star Trek", he had other television credits with "Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea", "Lost in Space", "The Waltons" and "Eight Is Enough". (bio by: C.S.) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Shirley Mae Courage (1926 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Westwood Memorial Park
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Garden of Serenity, in a wall niche
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: May 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27174790
Alexander Sandy Courage
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
Alexander Sandy Courage
Added by: Mr. Seacube
 
Alexander Sandy Courage
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Glenn and Tracy Morrow
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Since We've Never Met, I Came To Visit You Today Sandy, May You Rest In Eternal Peace.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Jul. 29, 2014

- MosherSt.Munger
 Added: May. 15, 2014

- bob tarte
 Added: May. 15, 2014
There are 96 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.2 after 38 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service