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  • Category: Recording
  • Unveiled: 04 Jun 1992
  • Address:
    1788 Vine St
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Buddy De Sylva

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Buddy De Sylva

Source: bbc.co.uk

George Gard "Buddy" DeSylva (January 27, 1895 – July 11, 1950) was an American songwriter, film producer and record executive. He wrote or co-wrote many popular songs and along with Johnny Mercer and Glenn Wallichs, he founded Capitol Records.

Fact file

  • Birth name: George Gard DeSylva
  • Also known as: Buddy De Sylva, Buddy DeSylva, Bud De Sylva, Buddy G. DeSylva, B.G. DeSylva
  • Born: January 27, 1895New York City, New York, U.S.
  • Died: July 11, 1950 (aged 55)Los Angeles, California, U.S.
  • Occupation(s): Songwriter, film producer, record executive
  • Associated acts: Lew Brown, Ray Henderson

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