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Sherman Edwards

  • Birth 3 Apr 1919 New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
  • Death 30 Mar 1981 Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
  • Burial Valhalla, Westchester County, New York, USA
  • Plot Section 176, Lot 275, Grave 2
  • Memorial ID 7085473

Composer, Songwriter. He wrote the music for the films "Flaming Star" (1960), "Kid Galahad" (1962), "1776" (1972), and "American Graffiti" (1973). In 1969, he won a Tony Award for Broadway excellence for his stage rendition of the play "1776." His many compositions include "See You In September," "Wonderful, Wonderful," "Dungaree Doll," "Broken-Hearted Melody," "Wind, Sand And Stars," "Johnny Get Angry," and "I Am."

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 15 Jan 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7085473
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sherman Edwards (3 Apr 1919–30 Mar 1981), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7085473, citing Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .