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Barry, John (John Barry Prendergast)

Born: 1933 AD
Currently alive, at 81 years of age.

Nationality: British
Categories: Composers


1933 - Born John Barry Prendergast on 3rd of November in York, England.


1959 - Barry married Barbara Pickard.


John Barry formed the John Barry Seven.


Barry then met Adam Faith, and composed songs and film scores.


1963 - His first as lead composer, From Russia with Love.


1964 - Barry composed sounds for Goldfinger.


1966 - He do musical score for Born Free that won two Academy Awards.


1967 - Arranged the sounds for You Only Live Twice.


1974 - Composed the music for The Man with the Golden Gun.


1987 - Barry arranged the sound for The Living Daylights.


1988 - Inducted into the Songwriters' Hall of Fame.


2006 - Executive Producer on an album here's to the Heroes by the Australian ensemble, The Ten Tenors.





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