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Kermit Goell (I) (1915–1997)

Songwriter ("Near You", "Luna Rossa"), composer, author and archeologist, educated at Cornell University with a BS degree in agriculture. He operated a dairy farm, then worked in real estate and construction. During World war II he was an Army Primary Flight Instructor and Flight Test Engineer. Thereafter he was an archeologist in Turkey, later ... See full bio »

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 2008 Tough Baby: Torch Song (Video documentary short) (writer: "You Won't Forget Me" (Outtake from The Duchess of Idaho))
 2007 Breach (writer: "Near You")
 1998 Practical Magic (writer: "Near You")
 1994 Nobody's Fool (writer: "Near You")
 1989 Teenage Babylon (Short) (as Goell, "You Wont Forget Me")
 1963 Band of Thieves (writer: "Lonely")
 1958 tom thumb (lyrics: "The Yawning Song" - uncredited)
 1956 Port Afrique (lyrics: "I Could Kiss You")
 1954 The Milton Berle Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #7.1 (1954) ... ("Near You", uncredited)
 1953 Torch Song (lyrics: "You Won't Forget Me")
 1949 The Big Wheel (writer: "Que Bueno")
 1949 Maytime in Mayfair (writer: "I'm Not Going Home" - uncredited)
 1949 Vote for Huggett (lyrics: "Compliments Will Get You Nowhere", "One In A Million", "Again And Again", "Blue Star Beguine")
 1948 It's a Pity (Short) (lyrics: "Near You")
 1946 The Bachelor's Daughters (lyrics: "Where's My Heart?")
 1946 Abilene Town (writer: "I Love Out Here in the West", "All You Gotta Do", "Every Time I Give My Heart")
 1945 Fallen Angel (lyrics: "Slowly")
 1944 Follow the Boys (lyrics: "Tonight" (1944))
 1943 Swingtime Johnny (writer: "You Better Give Me Lots of Lovin'")
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