Irving Berlin bio

Birth Name: Israel Isidore Baline

Occupation: Songwriter

Place Of Birth: Russia

Date Of Birth: May11, 1888

Date Of Death: September 22, 1989

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Irving Berlin was born on the 11th of May, 1888. He was best known for being a Songwriter. Known for God Bless America and White Christmas. He was considered to be one of America’s greatest songwriters.

Irving Berlin was born in Russia. 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. 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 .

Irving Berlin was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Irving Berlin was born in 1880s.

Israel Isidore Baline 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Irving Berlin was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Israel Isidore Baline



Zodiac Sign: Irving Berlin was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Irving Berlin was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Irving Berlin had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Irving Berlin’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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