Robert B. Sherman

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Birthday
19, 1925
Birthplace
Brooklyn, NY
Death Date
Mar 5, 2012 (86)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
19, 1925
Birthplace
Brooklyn, NY
Death Date
Mar 5, 2012 (86)

About

Wrote countless scores for films, including Mary Poppins, The Jungle Book, and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang with his brother Richard.

Before Fame

He played the violin and piano as a young boy.

Trivia

He and his brother won two Academy Awards and a Grammy Award for their work on Mary Poppins, the 1964 musical film.

Family Life

His father was Al Sherman who was also a songwriter.

Associated With

He wrote songs popularized by such stars as Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke.