Johnny Mercer

Songwriter Johnny Mercer Full Name: Johnny Mercer
Nationality:

United States of America
American

Profession: Songwriter
Why Famous: Co-founder of Capitol Records

Born: November 18, 1909
Birthplace: Savannah, Georgia, USA
Star Sign: Scorpio

Died: June 25, 1976 (aged 66)
Cause of Death: Brain cancer

Married Life

  • 1931-06-08 Songwriter Johnny Mercer (21) weds chorus girl Ginger Meehan in New York City

Historical Events in the Life of Johnny Mercer

  • 1951-11-01 Johnny Mercer's "Top Banana" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 356 performances
  • 1956-11-10 Gene de Paul and Johnny Mercer's musical "Li'l Abner" premieres in NYC

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