Harry MacGregor Woods

Harry MacGregor Woods

Birth
North Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 14 Jan 1970 (aged 73)
Glendale, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
Burial Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 1197 · View Source
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Songwriter. Born in North Chelmsford, Massachusetts, he was a popular songwriter and pianist in the 1920s. He wrote numerous standards which included "I'm Going South" (1923), "Paddlin' Madeline Home" (1925), "When the Red, Red Robin Comes Bobbing Along" (1926) and "Side by Side" (1927). He also contributed songs for the Hollywood musicals "The Vagabond Lover", "A Lady's Morals", "Artistic Temper", "Aunt Sally", "Twentieth Century", "Road House", "Limelight", ‘Merry Go Round" and "She's For Me". He died in Glendale, Arizona and was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 31 Dec 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 1197
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harry MacGregor Woods (4 Nov 1896–14 Jan 1970), Find a Grave Memorial no. 1197, citing Center Cemetery, Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .