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Mort Dixon (1892–1956)

Songwriter ("Bye, Bye Blackbird", "That Old Gang of Mine", "The Lady in Red", "I'm Looking Over a Four Leaf Clover"), and author, educated at DeWitt Clinton High School. He was a vaudeville actor, and served in the US Army during World War I, directing the Army show "Whiz Bang", with which he toured Europe after the war. He wrote the Broadway ... See full bio »

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Public Enemies Soundtrack
King Kong Soundtrack
Bicentennial Man Soundtrack
Blood Simple Soundtrack


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 1935 Broadway Hostess (music & lyrics by)
 1935 Sweet Music (music: songs - as Dixon and Wrubel)
 1934 Flirtation Walk (music & lyrics by)
 1934 Happiness Ahead (music & lyrics by)
 1934 Dames (music & lyrics by - as Dixon)
 1934 Housewife (music & lyrics by)
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Alternate Names:

Dixon | Dixon and Wrubel

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Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970.

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