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Victor Young

Victor Young
Born: Aug 8, 1900 in Chicago, IL
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Died: Nov 11, 1956 in Palm Springs, CA
Genre: Other, Pop/Rock, Classical
Biography: American composer Victor Young gave up a successful career as a concert violinist for popular music, becoming a major musical figure from the 1930s through the mid-'50s, writing many popular songs and scores for over 300 Hollywood films.

Young was born on August 8, 1901, in Chicago where his father was

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Johnny Guitar [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Released: 1954
Label: Soundtrack Factory - (Spain)
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Around the World in 80 Days [MCA Original Soundtrack]
Released: 2007
Label: Warner Bros.
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Veteran Hollywood composer Victor Young died of a heart attack at age 56 on November 11, 1956, three-and-a-half weeks after the premiere of Around the World in 80 Days, one of the last of hundreds of movies ...Read full review
More Victor Young albums: Main Albums (7), Compilations (6)