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Leo Robin (April 6, 1900 - December 29, 1984) was an American composer and songwriter. April 6 is the 96th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (97th in leap years). ... 1900 is a common year starting on Monday. ... December 29 is the 363rd day of the year (364th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 2 days remaining. ... This page is about the year 1984. ...


Leo Robin was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He studied at the University of Pittsburgh Law School and Carnegie Tech's drama school, and later worked as a reporter and as a publicist. City nickname: The Steel City Location in the state of Pennsylvania Founded 1758 Mayor Tom Murphy (Dem) Area  - Total  - Water 151. ... State nickname: The Keystone State Other U.S. States Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Governor Ed Rendell (D) Senators Arlen Specter (R) Rick Santorum (R) Official language(s) None Area 119,283 km² (33rd)  - Land 116,074 km²  - Water 3,208 km² (2. ... The University of Pittsburgh is a state-related, doctoral/research university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ... Carnegie Mellon University is a private research university located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ...


Robin's first hits came in 1926 with the Broadway production By the Way, with hits in several other musicals immediately following, such as Bubbling Over (1926), Hit the Deck, Judy (1927), and Hello Yourself (1928). In 1932, Robin went out to Hollywood to work for Paramount Pictures, and he and fellow composer Robert Rainger became the leading film songwriting duo of the 1930s and early 1940s, with over 50 hits. Robin & Rainger worked together until Rainger's death in a plane crash in October 1942. Robin continued to collaborate with many other composers over the years, including Vincent Youmans, Sam Coslow, Richard Whiting, and Nacio Herb Brown. 1926 was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... This article is about the street in New York City. ... 1932 is a leap year starting on a Friday. ... ... The Paramount Pictures logo used since 2003. ... // Events and trends The 1930s were described as an abrupt shift to more radical lifestyles, as countries were struggling to find a solution to the global depression. ... // Events and trends The 1940s were seen as a transition period between the radical 1930s and the conservative 1950s, which also leads the period to be divided in two halves: The first half of the decade was dominated by World War II, the widest and most destructive armed conflict in... Vincent Youmans (September 27, 1898 - April 5, 1946) was an American popular composer and Broadway producer. ... Sam Coslow (December 27, 1902 - April 2, 1982) was an American songwriter, singer and film producer. ... Richard A. Whiting (November 12, 1891-February 10, 1938) was a writer of popular songs. ... Nacio Herb Brown (22 February 1896 - 28 September 1964) was a United States songwriter. ...


Leo Robin officially retired from the movie industry in 1955. He is a member of the Songwriters' Hall of Fame. Robin wrote many popular songs, mostly for film and television, including "Louise", "Beyond the Blue Horizon", "Prisoner of Love", "Blue Hawaii" and Bob Hope's signature tune, "Thanks for the Memories". For other uses see film (disambiguation) Film refers to the celluliod media on which movies are printed Film — also called movies, the cinema, the silver screen, moving pictures, photoplays, picture shows, flicks, or motion pictures, — is a field that encompasses motion pictures as an art form or as part of... 1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Songwriters Hall of Fame is an arm of the National Academy of Popular Music. ... Bob Hope receiving Oscar Leslie Townes Hope KBE (May 29, 1903 – July 27, 2003), best known as Bob Hope, was a famous entertainer, having appeared in vaudeville, on Broadway, on radio and television, movies and in army concerts. ...


Rabin died of heart failure in Woodland Hills, California at the age of 84 and was interred in the Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery in Culver City, California. Woodland Hills is a community within the City of Los Angeles. ... State nickname: The Golden State Other U.S. States Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) Senators Dianne Feinstein (D) Barbara Boxer (D) Official language(s) English Area 410,000 km² (3rd)  - Land 404,298 km²  - Water 20,047 km² (4. ... The Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery is located at 6001 W. Centinela Avenue, in Culver City, California. ... Culver City sign, at the northeast corner of the Sepulveda Boulevard and Centinela Avenue intersection, near the 405 and the 90 freeway interchange. ...


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Leo Robin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (249 words)
Leo Robin (April 6, 1900 - December 29, 1984) was an American composer and songwriter.
In 1932, Robin went out to Hollywood to work for Paramount Pictures, and he and fellow composer Robert Rainger became the leading film songwriting duo of the 1930s and early 1940s, with over 50 hits.
Rabin died of heart failure in Woodland Hills, California at the age of 84 and was interred in the Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery in Culver City, California.
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