Cohan, George M.


Cohan, George M.
 (for Michael) (1878–1942) American songwriter and performer, playwright, and producer.

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  • Cohan, George M. — (1878 1942)    Born in Providence, Rhode Island, to vaudevillian parents, George Michael Cohan went on stage as a toddler and continued to the end of his life. He gained his first success as part of the Four Cohans, his family s vaudeville act… …   The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater

  • Cohan, George M. — ▪ American composer and dramatist in full  George Michael Cohan   born July 3, 1878, Providence, R.I., U.S. died Nov. 5, 1942, New York, N.Y.  American actor, popular songwriter, playwright, and producer especially of musical comedies, who became …   Universalium

  • Cohan, George M(ichael) — born July 3, 1878, Providence, R.I., U.S. died Nov. 5, 1942, New York, N.Y. U.S. actor, songwriter, playwright, and producer. Cohan with his parents and sister performed in vaudeville as The Four Cohans. He began writing for the New York stage in …   Universalium

  • Cohan, George M(ichael) — (3 jul. 1878, Providence, R.I., EE.UU.–5 nov. 1942, Nueva York, N.Y.). Actor, compositor de canciones, comediógrafo y productor estadounidense. Cohan junto con sus padres y su hermana fueron artistas de vodevil bajo el nombre The Four Cohans.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Cohan,George Michael — Co·han (kōʹhăn ), George Michael. 1878 1942. American singer, songwriter, and playwright known for his flashy, patriotic Broadway productions. He wrote “Over There” and “I m a Yankee Doodle Dandy.” * * * …   Universalium

  • George M. Cohan — hacia 1908 Nombre …   Wikipedia Español

  • George Cohan — George M. Cohan George Michael Cohan (* 3. Juli 1878 in Providence, Rhode Island; † 5. November 1942 in New York City) war ein US amerikanischer Schauspieler, Schriftsteller, Komponist, Regisseur und Produzent. Er war ein Pionier des Musical und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • George Michael Cohan — George M. Cohan George Michael Cohan (* 3. Juli 1878 in Providence, Rhode Island; † 5. November 1942 in New York City) war ein US amerikanischer Schauspieler, Schriftsteller, Komponist, Regisseur und Produzent. Er war ein Pionier des Musical und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • George M Cohan — [George M Cohan] (George Michael Cohan 1878–1942) a US actor and writer of musical plays that praised America. His best known songs include Give My Regards to Broadway (1904), You’re A Grand Old Flag (1904) and the ↑World War I song Over There ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • George — George, David Lloyd George, Henry George, Pierre George, Stefan * * * (as used in expressions) Aberdeen, George Hamilton Gordon, 4 conde de George William Russell Akerlof, George A. Alexander, Harold (Rupert Leofric George) Alexander, 1 conde… …   Enciclopedia Universal