DEATHS 1960 OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN
II, Celebrated American lyricist.
1960: Oscar Hammerstein
II, American lyricist, died.
| 1960: Oscar Hammerstein
II (below), American lyricist, died.
1895: Oscar Hammerstein
, lyricist who with Richard Rodgers wrote Oklahoma, South Pacific, The Sound Of Music and The King And I, was born.
The Lincoln Center Theater's production of The King and I, with music by Richard Rodgers and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein
II, is directed by the acclaimed Tony Award Winning, Bartlett Sher.
Yee-haw pardner!" Oklahoma!, the first musical written by the iconic team of composer Richard Rodgers and librettist Oscar Hammerstein
II, is based on Lynn Riggs' 1931 play, Green Grow the Lilacs.
With Oscar Hammerstein
II, he wrote Carousel, South Pacific, The King And I and The Sound Of Music.
Which American composer is famous for his writing partnerships with Lorenz Hart and Oscar Hammerstein
The original Broadway show by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein
II won Russian-born actor Yul Brynner a Tony Award for his portrayal of King Mongkut.
For 75 years, the musicals of composer Richard Rodgers and lyricist Oscar Hammerstein
II have been ingrained into the soundtrack of America.
1883 - Oscar Hammerstein
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It all began with the story of the Trapp Family Singers and Baroness Maria von Trapp's 1949 autobiography, which inspired Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein
II, Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse to create a Broadway musical in 1959.