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Harry Warren (I) (1893–1981)

Harry Warren was born on December 24, 1893 in Brooklyn [now in New York City], New York, USA. He was a composer and actor, known for The Shape of Water (2017), An Affair to Remember (1957) and Sphere (1998). He was previously married to Josephine Wensler. He died on September 22, 1981 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Won 3 Oscars. Another 5 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »


Known For

The Shape of Water Soundtrack
Sphere Soundtrack
Dames Music Department


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 1986 42nd Street
 1960 Shangri-La (TV Movie)
 1959 The Californians (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Deadly Tintype (1959) ... (music by)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: "42nd Street", performed at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London, England with Jill Gascoine, Kenneth Nelson, Gaye Brown, Bob Sessions, Carol Ball, Ralph Lawton, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Graeme Henderson in the cast. Gower Champion was the director. See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | See more »

Alternate Names:

Warren and Dubin | Warren


5' 6" (1.68 m)


Josephine Wensler  (his death)  (2 children)


Rich Delia (niece or nephew)

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Personal Quote:

Out here in Hollywood, a songwriter was always the lowest form of animal life.


Mentioned in The Honeymooners: The $99,000 Answer (1956). See more »

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