Haven Gillespie

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Birthday
6, 1888
Birthplace
Covington, KY
Death Date
Mar 14, 1975 (87)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
6, 1888
Birthplace
Covington, KY
Death Date
Mar 14, 1975 (87)

About

Lyricist known for Santa Claus is Coming To Town, You Go to My Head, and That Lucky Old Sun. He worked mainly on Tin Pan Alley.

Before Fame

He was a journalist for many newspapers, including The New York Times, prior to making it big in the music industry.

Trivia

He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1972.

Family Life

He was the son of Anna and William Gillespie.

Associated With

He collaborated with Peter DeRose.