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George M Cohan


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Elementary/primary education Composer of the Week presentation featuring George M. Cohan, who wrote songs of American patriotism

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George M Cohan

  1. 1. Yankee Doodle Boy: Songs of American Patriotism<br />George M. Cohan<br />
  2. 2. George M. CohanBasic Information<br />Birth/Death Dates<br />Born July 3, 1878<br />Died Nov. 5, 1942<br />Birthplace/Hometown<br />Providence, Rhode Island<br />Nationality<br />American <br />Style/Period<br />Modern 1920-Present <br />
  3. 3. Interesting Facts<br />Known as a major American entertainer, playwright, composer, lyricist, actor, singer, dancer, and producer.<br />Has a statute in Times Square, New York.<br />Was born on July 3rd, but always said he was “born on the 4th of July.”<br />Wrote several patriotic songs including:<br />Over There<br />Yankee Doodle Boy<br />You’re a Grand Old Flag<br />
  4. 4. Yankee Doodle Boy<br />Yankee Doodle Dandy is a 1942 American biographical musical film about George M. Cohan the actor / singer / dancer / playwright / songwriter / producer / theatre owner / director / choreographer known as "The Man Who Owns Broadway.”<br />Yankee Doodle Boy<br />