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Richard Rodgers

Composer (28-Jun-1902 — 30-Dec-1979)


William G. Hyland. Richard Rodgers. Yale University Press. 1998. 362pp.

Samuel Marx; Jan Clayton. Rodgers & Hart: Bewitched, Bothered, and Bedeviled: A Dual Biography. New York: Putnam. 1976.

Meryle Secrest. Somewhere for Me: A Biography of Richard Rodgers. Westminister, MD: Alfred A. Knopf. 2001. 457pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Internet Broadway Database [link]

  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.947)

  7. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.650)

  8. Harvard Concise Dictionary of Music and Musicians (p.568)

  9. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.603)

  10. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1254)

  11. Webster's American Biographies (p.886)

  12. The Film Encyclopedia, 5th Edition (p.1203)

  13. The Encyclopedia of Film (p.461)

  14. Who's Who in World Jewry 1965 (p.781)

  15. The Oxford Dictionary of Music (p.735)

  16. Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, 8th Edition (p.834)

  17. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.621)

  18. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.426)

  19. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.4, pp.254-58)

  20. American Songwriters (pp.313-29)

  21. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.82)

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