- Name: Richard Rodgers
- Born: 06/28/1902
- Died: 12/30/1979 (77 years old)
- Occupation: Composer • songwriter • playwright
Richard Charles Rodgers (June 28, 1902– December 30, 1979) was an American composer, known largely for his work in musical theater. With 43 Broadway musicals and over 900 songs to his credit, Rodgers was one of the most significant American composers of the 20th century, and his compositions had a significant impact on popular music.
Birth Name: Richard Charles Rodgers
Alias: Richard Charles Rodgers
Genre: Musical theatre
Birth Place: New York, New York, U.S.
Death Place: New York, New York, U.S.
Richard Rodgers quotes :
It may be that that we can sing what we often cannot say, whether it be from shyness, fear, lack of the right words or the passion or dramatic gift to express them. More souls have rallied to more causes by the strains of music than by straining rhetoric.Richard Rodgers