Percy Wenrich

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Birthday
23, 1887
Birthplace
Missouri
DEATH DATE
Mar 17, 1952 (65)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
23, 1887
Birthplace
Missouri
DEATH DATE
Mar 17, 1952 (65)

About

Composer of Wabash Avenue After Dark, Put on Your Old Grey Bonnet, and When You Wore a Tulip and I Wore a Big Red Rose.

Before Fame

He attended Chicago Music College.

Trivia

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

Family Life

He married vaudeville performer Dolly Connolly.

Associated With

He collaborated with Edward Madden on Red Rose Rag in 1911, which was a hit for his wife.