BirthdayJune 28, 1902
BirthplaceNew York City, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Richard Rodgers

    Full name: Richard Rodgers
    Also known as: Richard Rodgers, Rodgers, Richard
    Professions: Soundtrack, Music Department, Composer

  2. Richard Rodgers Known for

    American Beauty (1999), The Wolf of Wall Street (2013), The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), L.A. Confidential (1997)

  3. Richard Rodgers Death information

    Died: Sunday, 30th of December, 1979 (Age: 77)

  4. Richard Rodgers Biography

    Richard Charles Rodgers (June 28, 1902 – December 30, 1979) was an American composer of music for more than 900 songs and for 43 Broadway musicals. He also composed music for films and television. He is best known for his songwriting partnerships with the lyricists Lorenz Hart and Oscar Hammerstein II. His compositions have had a significant impact on popular music up to the present day, and have an enduring broad appeal.Rodgers was the first person to win what are considered the top show business awards in television, recording, movies and Broadway—an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony—now known collectively as an EGOT. He has also won a Pulitzer Prize, making him one of two people (Marvin Hamlisch is the other) to receive each award.

  5. Richard Rodgers Family

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