Richard Rodgers

Richard Rodgers

American, Composer
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Richard Rodgers

Richard Charles Rodgers (June 28, 1902 – December 30, 1979) was an American composer, known largely for his work in musical theater. With 43 Broadway musicals and over 900 songs to his credit, Rodgers was one of the most significant American composers of the 20th century, and his compositions had a significant influence on popular music.

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Full name at birth
Richard Charles Rodgers
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Claim to fame
Rodgers & Hammerstein
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Date of birth
28 June 1902
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Place of birth
New York City, New York, USA
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Date of death
30 December 1979
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77 (age at death)
Place of death
New York City, New York, USA
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Cause of death
Cancer
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Composer
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5' 8¼" (173 cm)
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Musicals
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Columbia University (music)
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