Sam Coslow

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Birthday
27, 1902
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Apr 2, 1982 (79)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
27, 1902
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Apr 2, 1982 (79)

About

Wrote songs for many films, especially after the popularity of film musicals increased in the late 1920s.

Before Fame

He started writing songs as a teenager and formed the Spier and Coslow music publishing company with Larry Spier.

Trivia

He was also a film producer, winning the Academy Award for Best Short Film for Heavenly Music from 1943.

Family Life

He married second wife Frances King in 1953. They had a daughter together.

Associated With

He wrote songs with Arthur Johnston for several Bing Crosby movies.