Kurt Weill

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Birthday
2, 1900
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Apr 3, 1950 (50)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
2, 1900
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Apr 3, 1950 (50)

About

Composed numerous songs for musicals. He was best known for The Threepenny Opera, which was written with Bertolt Brecht.

Before Fame

He attended the Berlin University of the Arts.

Trivia

He was honored with a Tony Award for Best Composer for the Broadway musical Street Scene in 1947.

Family Life

He was born to Albert and Emma Weill, two highly religious Jewish parents.

Associated With

He was married to Lotte Lenya.