Irving Berlin Quote
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsIrving Berlin
Born: May 11, 1888
Died: September 22, 1989 (aged 101)
Occupation: Musician, songwriter, composer, lyricist
Bio: Irving Berlin was a Russian-born American composer and lyricist, widely considered one of the greatest songwriters in American history. He published his first song, Marie from Sunny Italy, in 1907 and had his first major international hit, Alexander's Ragtime Band in 1911.
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“I see myself as a huge fiery comet, a shooting star. Everyone stops, points up and gasps Oh look at that! Then — whoosh, and I'm gone... and they'll never see anything like it ever again... and they won't be able to forget me — ever.”