Oscar Hammerstein

Oscar Hammerstein

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Age72 (age at death)
Birthday 8 May, 1847
Birthplace Germany
Died 1 August, 1919
Place of Death Manhattan, New York
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Nationality German
Occupation Composer
Claim to Fame Harlem Opera House
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Oscar Hammerstein I (8 May 1846 – 1 August 1919) was a German-born businessman, theater impresario, and composer in New York City. His passion for opera led him to open several opera houses, and he rekindled opera's popularity in America. He was the grandfather of American lyricist Oscar Hammerstein II and the father of theater manager William Hammerstein and American producer Arthur Hammerstein.

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