American Composer

George Gershwin

  • Sep 26, 1898 - Jul 11, 1937 (age 38)
  • 5' 10" (1.79 m)
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2015
Nomination2015

Best Musical Theater Album

Nominated for "American in Paris".
Grammy Award
2014
SongFeb 7, 2014

Rhapsody in Blue 1924
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2012
Nomination2012

Outstanding Musical

Nominated for "Nice Work If You Can Get It".
Drama Desk Award
2007
Nomination2007

Best New Musical

Nominated for "The Gershwins' Porgy And Bess".
Laurence Olivier Award
2005
SongDec 6, 2005

Overture
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1998
Award1998

Pulitzer Prize Special Citations and Awards

Won Pulitzer Prize Special Citations and Awards.
1996
Award1996

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won award for "Gershwin: An American In Paris".
1995
SongMay 16, 1995

Someone To Watch Over Me
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1993
Nomination1993

Best New Musical

Nominated for "Crazy for You".
Laurence Olivier Award
Award1993

Best New Musical

Won award for "Crazy for You".
Laurence Olivier Award
1992
Nomination1992

Outstanding Musical

Nominated for "Crazy for You".
Drama Desk Award
Nomination1992

Outstanding Broadway Musical

Nominated for "Crazy for You".
Outer Critics Circle Award
Award1992

Outstanding Broadway Musical

Won award for "Crazy for You".
Outer Critics Circle Award
Award1992

Outstanding Musical

Won award for "Crazy for You".
Drama Desk Award
1985
Award1985

Grammy Trustees Award

Won Grammy Trustees Award.
Nomination1985

Grammy Trustees Award

Nominated for Grammy Trustees Award.
1983
Nomination1983

Outstanding Musical

Nominated for "My One and Only".
Drama Desk Award
1977
Nomination1977

Outstanding Musical

Nominated for "Porgy and Bess".
Drama Desk Award
1973
Award1973

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won award for "GERSHWIN: Rhapsody In Blue".
1937
George Gershwin
PersonalJuly 1937

George Gershwin

George Gershwin passed away.
Nomination1937

Best Original Song

Nominated for "They Can't Take That Away from Me".
Academy Award
1898
George Gershwin
BirthSeptember 1898

George Gershwin

George Gershwin was born.
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