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Blossom, Henry Martyn Jr.

Born: 1866 AD
Died: 1919 AD, at 52 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Lyricists, Playwrights


1866 - Henry Martyn Blossom was born on the 10th of May in St. Louis, Missouri. American songwriter and lyricist.

1914 - He joined ASCAP.

         - Became both a charter member and a director.

1919 - He wrote his best work: The Yankee Consul, Mlle. Modiste (libretto), The Red Mill (book and lyrics), The Only Girl, The Princess Pat (book and lyrics), Eileen (lyrics), and The Velvet Lady.

         - Blossom died on 23rd of March from pneumonia in New York City at the age of 53.


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