|Birth Day||July 8, 1872|
|Age||147 YEARS OLD|
Composer of songs such as A Bird in a Gilded Cage and My Old New Hampshire Home, which sold more than two million copies of sheet music.
He used to perform for burlesque and vaudeville shows.
He was posthumously inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970.
He and Dorothy Fields both wrote songs for Tin Pan Alley.