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Adolph Green Edit Profile

lyricist , playwright

Adolph Green, American playwright, lyricist. Named to Songwriters Hall of Fame, 1980; Lion of the Performing Arts, New York Public Library, 1987; Kennedy Center Honor, 1991.

Background

Green, Adolph was born on December 2, 1915 in New York City. Son of Daniel and Helen (Weiss) Green.

Education

Student in public schools, New York City.

Works

Connections

Married Phyllis Newman, January 31, 1960. Children: Adam, Amanda.

father:
Daniel Green

mother:
Helen (Weiss) Green

spouse:
Phyllis Newman

children:
Adam Green

Amanda Green