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Jacob Gershovitz

Also known as " George Gershwin "

Born: 26-Sep-1898
Place of Birth: Brooklyn, NY
Gender: M
Father: Moishe GERSHOVITZ
Mother: Rose Bruskin

Career: Song composer

Died: 11-Jul-1937
Place of Death: Hollywood, CA
Cause of Death: Brain Cancer
Burial: Westchester Hills cemetery
Place of Burial: NY

Family Tree

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GERSHOVITZ
Moishe
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GERSHOVITZ
Jacob
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BRUSKIN
Rose
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References

Alan Kendall, George Gershwin: A Biography, New York: Universe Books, 1987.

 

(last revision to this profile: 6-Jun-2009)

 

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