Sylvia Fine

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Birthday
29, 1913
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Oct 28, 1991 (78)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
29, 1913
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Oct 28, 1991 (78)

About

Composer and producer known for songs in films like The Moon is Blue, Knock on Wood, and The Five Pennies. Her title song for the 1953 film The Moon is Blue earned her an Oscar nomination for Best Original Song.

Before Fame

She studied music at Brooklyn College and worked as an audition pianist.

Trivia

She won a Peabody award in 1980 and was also nominated for two Emmys.

Family Life

Her father was a Jewish dentist.

Associated With

She was married to and played a key role in managing the career of comedian Danny Kaye.

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