vertical_align_top
EDIT
Main Details

Career
Media
Publicity

Features
Community
 
Please login to post content on this page.
Age65 (age at death)
Birthday 12 July, 1895
Birthplace New York City, New York, USA
Died 23 August, 1960
Place of Death Doylestown, Pennsylvania, USA
Height 6' 3" (190 cm)
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Nationality American
Occupation Music Producer
Claim to Fame Tony Award Winner, Oklahoma! (1943), Carousel (1945), South Pacific (1949), The King and I (1951), and The Sound of Music (1959)
view all »
pencil

Oscar Greeley Clendenning Hammerstein II (; July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was an American lyricist, librettist, theatrical producer, and (usually uncredited) director in the musical theater for almost 40 years. He won eight Tony Awards and two Academy Awards for Best Original Song. Many of his songs are standard repertoire for vocalists and jazz musicians. He co-wrote 850 songs.

View More
Desktop | Mobile
Terms of Use · Copyright · Privacy
© 2006-21, FamousFix · loaded in 0.33s