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Henry Robert Merrill Levan (May 17, 1921 – February 17, 1998) was an American songwriter, theatrical composer, lyricist, and screenwriter. He was one of the most successful songwriters of the 1950s on the US and UK single charts. He wrote musicals for the Broadway stage, including Carnival! (music and lyrics) and Funny Girl (lyrics).
|Birth name||Henry Robert Merrill Levan|
|Born||May 17, 1921|
Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States
|Died||February 17, 1998 76) (aged|
Culver City, California, U.S.