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Don Raye (1909–1985)

Don Raye was born on March 16, 1909 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. He was a composer and actor, known for Repo Man (1984), Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) and Gangster Squad (2013). He died on January 29, 1985 in Encino, California, USA. See full bio »

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Repo Man Soundtrack
Gangster Squad Soundtrack
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 1966 Vacation Playhouse (TV Series) (composer - 1 episode)
- Frank Merriwell (1966) ... (composer: "A Day in the Life of Frank")
 1951 Alice in Wonderland (songs by)
 1949 The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Short) (composer: songs)
 1949 The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad (songs by: Ichabod)
 1946 Uncivil War Birds (Short) (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1943 Hi'Ya Chum (words and music by)
 1942 Behind the Eight Ball (words and music by)
 1942 Who Done It? (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Bambi (songs by - uncredited)
 1941 Moonlight in Hawaii (lyrics: songs)
 1941 Scrub Me Mama with a Boogie Beat (Short) (words)
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Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1985.

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