George M. Cohan

George M. Cohan bio

Birth Name: George M. Cohan

Occupation: Composer

Place Of Birth: Providence

Date Of Birth: July 3, 1878

Date Of Death: November 5, 1942

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

George M. Cohan was born on the 3rd of July, 1878. He was popular for being a Composer. Versatile entertainer who wrote “Yankee Doodle Dandy.” He also wrote, composed, produced, and performed in over three dozen Broadway musicals beginning with 1904’s “Little Johnny Jones.”

George M. Cohan was born in Providence. He performed in his family’s vaudeville act when he was young as part of The Four Cohans. He would later be portrayed in the 1942 film ‘Yankee Doodle Dandy’ and 1955’s ‘The Seven Little Foys’ by James Cagney . He was an essential part of Broadway in the early 20th century. He was later honored with a statue in Times Square.

George M. Cohan was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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George M. Cohan was born in 1870s.

George M. Cohan is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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

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Personal Life

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

George M. Cohan was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: George M. Cohan
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: George M. Cohan was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: George M. Cohan was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: George M. Cohan had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

George M. Cohan’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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