Eugene Edward Buck Edit Profile
Educated University of Detroit (non-graduate). Studied art, Detroit Art Academy.
Principal librettist for Ziegfeld Follies and Frolics since 1912, and writer of themes and songs for 30 productions of same. Wrote “Zig Zag” for London Hippodrome, 1917. Collaborated in an operetta with Augustus Thomas and Mischa Elman, in comedy with Ring Lardner and in songs and lyrics with Victor Herbert, Jerome D. Kern, Raymond Hubbell, Rudolf Friml and others.
Member of the board The American Dramatists. Member American Society Composers. Clubs: Dutch Treat (member of the board of Governors), The Players, Lambs (New York).
Married Helen Falconer, October 2, 1919. Children: Eugene Falconer, George William.