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Age 38
Birthday 26 September, 1898
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York.City, New York USA
Died 11 July, 1937
Place of Death Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA
Height 5' 10½" (179 cm)
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Libra
Nationality American
Occupation Composer
Claim to Fame Rhapsody in Blue (1924) and An American in Paris (1928), as well as the opera Porgy and Bess (1935)
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George Gershwin (/ˈɡɜrʃ.wɪn/; September 26, 1898 – July 11, 1937) was an American composer and pianist. Gershwin's compositions spanned both popular and classical genres, and his most popular melodies are widely known. Among his best-known works are the orchestral compositions Rhapsody in Blue (1924) and An American in Paris (1928) as well as the opera Porgy and Bess (1935).

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