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Quick Facts About Gershwin

Full Name: George Gershwin
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York
Date of Birth: September 26, 1898
Date of Death: July 11, 1937
Trivia: He wrote An American In Paris

Commonly Asked Questions About Gershwin

What is Gershwin full name?

George Gershwin

When was Gershwin born?

Brooklyn, New York

When did Gershwin die?

July 11, 1937

Who was part of Gershwins family tree?

Father: Morris Gershovitz, Mother: Rose Bruskin, Brothers: Ira & Arthur, Sister: Francis

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What is Gershwin's race or ethnicity?


Where are Gershwin's remains located?

Buried, Mount Hope Cemetery, Hastings on Hudson, NY

Where did Gershwin die?

Hollywood, CA

How old would Gershwin be if he would currently be alive in the year of 2009?

About 111 years old

What were Gershwin's hobbies?

Liked to paint.

What instruments did Gershwin compose for?

Mostly piano, but in modern times,pieces are being converted to almost all instruments.

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