BirthdayNovember 4, 1907

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Bennie Benjamin

    Full name: Bennie Benjamin
    Also known as: Bennie Benjamin, Benjamin, Bennie
    Professions: United States Virgin Islands musician
    Occupation: Songwriter

  2. Bennie Benjamin Known for

    Shutter Island (2010), Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003), L.A. Confidential (1997), Layer Cake (2004)

  3. Bennie Benjamin Death information

    Died: Tuesday, 2nd of May, 1989 (Age: 81)

  4. Bennie Benjamin Biography

    Claude A. ("Bennie") Benjamin was a songwriter, often teaming with George David Weiss. He was born on November 4, 1907 in Christiansted on the island of St. Croix (Danish West Indies). At the age of twenty, he moved to New York City. There, he studied the banjo and guitar with Hy Smith. He then performed in vaudeville and with various orchestras, until, in 1941, he started composing songs.In 1968, he became a music publisher, starting his own company named for himself. He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1984. He died in New York City on May 2, 1989.

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