Cy Coleman

Cy Coleman bio

Birth Name: Seymour Kaufman

Occupation: Jazz Singer

Place Of Birth: New York City

Date Of Birth: June 14, 1929

Date Of Death: November 18, 2004

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Cy Coleman was born on the 14th of June, 1929. He was popular for being a Jazz Singer. Best known for his collaboration with Carolyn Leigh on Witchcraft and The Best is Yet to Come. He also collaborated with Joseph Allen McCarthy.

Cy Coleman was born in New York City. He attended the New York College of Music, but was a child prodigy before that, giving piano recitals at Steinway Hall, Town Hall, and Carnegie Hall from the ages of six until nine. He received five Tony Awards, three Emmy Awards, and two Grammy Awards.

Cy Coleman was a Gemini and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Cy Coleman was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Seymour Kaufman is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Cy’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Cy Coleman’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Cy Coleman’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Cy Coleman kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Cy Coleman was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Seymour Kaufman
NICKNAME: Seymour Kaufman, Cy Coleman, Cy Coleman Trio
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Cy Coleman was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Cy Coleman was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Cy Coleman had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Cy Coleman’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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