Dave Dreyer

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Birthday
22, 1894
Birthplace
Brooklyn, NY
Death Date
Mar 1, 1967 (72)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
22, 1894
Birthplace
Brooklyn, NY
Death Date
Mar 1, 1967 (72)

About

Composed numerous songs, including Me and My Shadow and Honey Babe. He was the head of the RKO Radio music department.

Before Fame

He began his career as a pianist, working with such vaudeville legends as Sophie Tucker, Frank Fay, Belle Baker, and Al Jolson.

Trivia

He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970.

Family Life

He was born in Brooklyn. He married wife Anna.

Associated With

He co-wrote Me and My Shadow with Jolson and Billy Rose. He and Rose wrote many other hits.

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