Bob Merrill

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Henry Robert Merrill Levan (May 17, 1921 – February 17, 1998)[1] was an American songwriter, theatrical composer, lyricist, and screenwriter.[2] He was one of the most successful songwriters of the 1950s on the US and UK single charts.[3] He wrote musicals for the Broadway stage, including Carnival! (music and lyrics) and Funny Girl (lyrics).

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Bob Merrill
Birth nameHenry Robert Merrill Levan
Born(1921-05-17)May 17, 1921
Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States
DiedFebruary 17, 1998(1998-02-17) (aged 76)
Culver City, California, U.S.
  • Songwriter
  • theatrical composer
  • lyricist
  • screenwriter