Bennie Benjamin

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Birthday
4, 1907
Birthplace
Denmark
Death Date
May 2, 1989 (81)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
4, 1907
Birthplace
Denmark
Death Date
May 2, 1989 (81)

About

Lyricist known for I Don't Want to Set the World on Fire, I Don't See Me in Your Eyes Anymore, and many other songs.

Before Fame

He used to perform in vaudeville and in numerous orchestras.

Trivia

He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1984.

Family Life

He grew up in St. Croix in the Virgin Islands.

Associated With

He wrote songs for Nina Simone.