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Oscar Hammerstein II

Oscar Hammerstein II
Born: Jul 12, 1895 in New York, NY
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Died: Aug 23, 1960 in Doylestown, PA
Genre: Other, Pop/Rock, Classical
Biography: During the '40s and '50s, lyricist/librettist Oscar Hammerstein II and composer Richard Rodgers were the most successful composing team on Broadway, writing several long-running shows that were eventually made into movie musicals. Hammerstein was also the second most prolific lyricist of the 20th century, ...Read full biography