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Dorothy Fields Edit Profile

song writer

Dorothy Fields, American song writer. Award for song The Way You Look Tonight (with Jerome Kern), 1936.

Background

Fields, Dorothy was born on July 15, 1905 in Allenhurst, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Lew Fields. Writer songs for show at Cotton Club, New York City, with Jimmy McHugh wrote for Lew Leslie’s Blackbirds, 1928.

Career

Writer songs for show at Cotton Club, New York City, with Jimmy McHugh wrote for Lew Leslie’s Blackbirds, 1928. Writer scenarios, musical shows with her brother Herbert including Let’s Face It, Something for the Boys, Mexican Hayride, Up In Central Park, Annie Get You Gun, Arms and the Girl (words only).

Connections

father:
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