|Date of Birth||18 November 1909, Savannah, Georgia, USA|
|Date of Death||25 June 1976, Los Angeles, California, USA (brain cancer)|
|Birth Name||John Herndon Mercer|
Mini Bio (1)
Johnny Mercer started his career as singer and songwriter for Paul Whiteman. He started writing songs for Hollywood in 1935, where he also had a few small parts in musicals. Among his famous songs is the inoffical anthem of Hollywood, "Hooray For Hollywood" that he wrote for the movie "Hollywood Hotel". He also had radio programs and made records, some with Bing Crosby.
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|Ginger Mehan||(8 June 1931 - 25 June 1976) (his death) (2 children)|