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Happy Birthday to Songwriter Ira Gershwin!

Happy Birthday to Songwriter Ira Gershwin!

There’s lots to know about this famous Broadway songwriter and today is his birthday. On this day in 1896, lyricist Ira Gershwin was born in New York City.  Well known for his work alongside his younger brother, George, the Gershwin brothers are credited with creating some of the most iconic songs of the 20th century.