Johnny Burke Rank
About Johnny Burke
Johnny Burke was a prominent figure during the mid-20th century. His works were included in the historic Great American Songbook. He wrote the lyrics for the song titled "Swinging on a Star". His other songs include "Polka Dots and Moonbeams" and "Sunday, Monday, or Always".
- Mary Agnes (mother)
- William Earl Burke (father)
- Bess Patterson (married from 1939 to 1955)
He studied at Crane College before moving to the University of Wisconsin–Madison.
During his active days, he received lots of honors, which include:
- Academy Award (1944) – “Best Song”
- Songwriters Hall of Fame (1970) – Inducted
In his early years, he learnt how to play the piano.
He worked together with some musicians like Harold Spina, Jimmy Van Heusen, and Bob Haggart.
Johnny Burke Rank
Johnny Burke's Popularity
Johnny Burke was a famous American lyricist, who was born on October 3, 1908. As a person born on this date, Johnny Burke is listed in our database as the 82nd most popular celebrity for the day (October 3) and the 110th most popular for the year (1908).
People born on October 3 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Johnny Burke is the 2837th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Johnny Burke's birthday, Johnny Burke is the 17487th most famous American and ranks 513th in famous people born in California, U.S.
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