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Wrote "More Than  You Know", "Me And My Shadow" and "It's Only A Paper Moon"

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Legendary Broadway producer and lyricist, Billy Rose, was born in New York City on September 6, 1899.

After graduating from the High School of Commerce in New York, Rose was trained in shorthand by John Robert Gregg and at age 16, won a high speed dictation contest. In 1917, Rose worked as the shorthand reporter for the War Industries Board during World War I.

After the War, Rose returned to New York and began working on Broadway. He collaborated with composers such as Ray Henderson, Mort Dixon, Dave Dreyer, Al Jolson, Vincent Youmans, Harold Arlen, Dana Suesse, Mabel Wayne and Harry Warren on scores for Broadway productions like Harry Delmar’s Revels and Great Day!. He also produced several plays and musicals including Sweet and Low, Crazy Quilt, Jumbo, Clash by Night, Carmen Jones and Seven Lively Arts.

Rose also wrote and produced for several expositions including the Ft. Worth Centennial (1936) and Aquacade, which appeared in Great Lakes, Cleveland (1937), World’s Fair New York (1939) and Golden Gate, San Francisco (1940). He owned and operated the Diamond Horseshoe nightclub in New York City as well as the Ziegfeld and Billy Rose Theatres, wrote a syndicated column “Pitching Horseshoes” and was the co-founder of AGAC, which he served as President for 3 years.

Highlights from the extensive Billy Rose catalog include such hits as “You Tell Her, I Stutter”, “You’ve Got to See Momma every Night”, “Barney Google”, “Come On, Spark Plug”, “That Old Gang of Mine”, “Does the Spearmint Lose Its Flavor on the Bedpost Overnight?”, “Follow…

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Discography Highlights

MORE THAN YOU KNOW Edward Eliscu, Billy Rose, Vincent Youmans
Anne-Rachel Music Corp./LSQ Music Co./WB Music Corp.

I FOUND A MILLION DOLLAR BABY IN A FIVE AND TEN CENT STORE Mort Dixon, Billy Rose, Harry Warren
Remick Music Corp./Warner Bros., Inc./Olde Clover Leaf Music

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