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Gerardo Matos Rodríguez (1897–1948)

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He is best known for the tango "La Cumparsita", composed as a young student in 1917, in the University of Montevideo. He was at first too shy to play the piece himself, and it only became known through the performance of others. See more trivia »

Died:

(age 51) in Montevideo, Uruguay

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 2011/I Jack and Jill (writer: "La Cumparsita")
 2009-2011 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #11.3 (2011) ... (writer: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
- 2009 Semi-Final (2009) ... (writer: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
 2009 Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.23 (2009) ... (writer: "La Cumparsita")
 2008 Café de los maestros (Documentary) (writer: "La Cumparsita")
 2006 Take the Lead (writer: "La Cumparsita", "La Cumparsita (Tango Remix)")
 2004 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (writer: "La Cumparsita")
 2001 Les âmes câlines (writer: "La cumparsita")
 2000 Me, Myself & Irene (writer: "La Cumparsita" - as Gerardo Matos Rodriguez)
 1999 Man on the Moon (writer: "La Cumparsita" (1916) - as G.H. Matos Rodriguez)
 1998 Tango (writer: "La cumparsita")
 1997 Cats Don't Dance (music: "La Cumparsita" - as G. H. Matos Rodriguez)
 1997 Booty Call (writer: "La Cumparsita" - as Matos Rodriguez)
 1997 Tout doit disparaître (writer: "La Cumparsita")
 1993 Kika (writer: "La Cumparsita")
 1993 The House of the Spirits (writer: "La Cumparsita" - as Matos Rodriguez)
 1992 Strictly Ballroom (writer: "La Cumparsita" - as Rodriguez)
 1991 La reine blanche (writer: "La Cumpasita" - as Rodriguez)
 1990 Alice (writer: "La Cumparsita" (1916) - as Matos Rodriguez)
 1988 Kuutamosonaatti (writer: "La Cumparsita")
 1987 Radio Days (writer: "La Cumparsita" (1916) - as Matos Rodríguez)
 1986 Children of a Lesser God (as Matos Rodriguez, "La Cumparsita")
 1983 El Sur (writer: "La cumparsita")
 1983 One Deadly Summer (music: "La Cumparsita" - as Matos Rodríguez)
 1973 Dillinger (music: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
 1959 Some Like It Hot (music: "La Cumparsita" (1916) - uncredited)
 1959 Iskelmäkuvia (Short) (writer: "La Cumparsita")
 1956 Down Beat Bear (Short) (music: "La Cumparsita")
 1955 Chicago Syndicate (as Matos Rodrigues, "Cumparsita Mambo")
 1953 All Star Revue (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.24 (1953) ... (music: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
 1952 Bom the Flyer (music: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
 1951 Lucky Nick Cain (writer: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
 1950 Sunset Blvd. (music: "La Cumparsita" (1916) - uncredited)
 1950 Dance Hall (music: "LA CUMPARSITA" - uncredited)
 1949 La guitarra de Gardel ("La cumparsita")
 1945 Anchors Aweigh (music: "La Cumparsita" (1937) - uncredited)
 1942 Broadway (music: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
 1939 The Cisco Kid and the Lady (music: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
 1935 After Office Hours (writer: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
 1933 The Keyhole (music: "La Cumparsita" (1916) - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

G.H. Matos Rodriguez
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Trivia:

He is best known for the tango "La Cumparsita", composed as a young student in 1917, in the University of Montevideo. He was at first too shy to play the piece himself, and it only became known through the performance of others. See more »

Nickname:

Becho

Star Sign:

Aries

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