Born: Feb 12, 1898 AD
Died: 1979 AD, at 81 years of age.
1898 - Leroy Ellsworth Harris was born on February 12th in a log cabin on land the family had settled outside present day Chandler, Oklahoma in one of the Cimarron runs of the 1890s.
1916 - Went through conventional public schooling, attending Lark Ellen School and Covina Union High School, from which he graduated.
1919 - Attended University of California.
1922 - Married to a woman named, Davida.
1933 - Composed his first symphony, 'Symphony 1933'.
1979 - Died on October 1st in Santa Monica, California.
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