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						Irving Berlin

Irving Berlin

Date of Birth May 11, 1888
Date of Death September 22, 1989, Beekman Place, New York, NY
Place of Birth Russia
Country Russia
Profession Songwriter
Horoscope Taurus

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Irving Berlin is a famous Songwriter, born on May 11, 1888 in Russia. As of December 2022, Irving Berlin’s net worth is $5 Million. His six-decade career produced 1,500 songs, eight Academy Award nominations, and 25 chart hits. His songs were covered by artists ranging from Frank Sinatra to Jerry Garcia.

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Spouse Ellin Mackay , Dorothy Goetz
Children(s) Mary Ellen Barrett, Irving Baline, Elizabeth Irving Peters, Linda Louise Emmet

Irving Berlin Biography

Known for God Bless America and White Christmas. He was considered to be one of America’s greatest songwriters. .

He married Dorothy Goetz, whose brother was songwriter E. Ray Goetz, in February 1912. She died of typhoid fever six months after their wedding. He later married heiress Ellin MacKay on January 4, 1926, with whom he fathered four children.

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Irving Berlin Net Worth

Irving is one of the richest Songwriter & listed on most popular Songwriter. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Irving Berlin's net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
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Source of Income Songwriter
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His house was burned down in an act of antisemitism. His first international hit was Alexander’s Ragtime Band from 1911, which started a worldwide dance craze.

Who is Irving Berlin dating?

According to our records, Irving Berlin married to Ellin Mackay , Dorothy Goetz. As of May 2022, Irving Berlin’s is not dating anyone.

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Facts & Trivia

Irving Ranked on the list of most popular Songwriter. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Russia. Irving Berlin celebrates birthday on May 11 of every year.

What is Irving Berlin's most famous song?

His score for the film Holiday Inn (1942) introduced the touching ballad “White Christmas,” which became one of the most popular songs ever recorded.

What was Irving Berlin's first big hit song?

In 1907 he published his first song, “Marie from Sunny Italy,” and by 1911 he had his first major international hit “Alexander’s Ragtime Band.”

What happened to Irving Berlin's first wife?

Miss Goetz became Irving Berlin’s first wife, married in 1912 (age 20). Dorothy Goetz Berlin died of typhoid contracted on their honeymoon trip to Cuba in 1912. Irving Berlin was inconsolable for many months and stopped writing songs.

Can Irving Berlin read music?

Berlin never learned to read music and was so clumsy at chord changes on the piano that he could only play in the key of F-sharp. Underneath the keyboard was a special transposing lever that made the key changes for him.

What is Berlin's number one song?

# 1 – Sex (I’m A…) We close out our top 10 Berlin songs with the tune that turned us onto Berlin in the first place. The great track “Sex (I’m A…),” was released on the band’s first album Pleasure Victim in 1982.

You may read full biography about Irving Berlin from Wikipedia.