- Category : 1924-births
- Type : GE
- Profile : 4/6 - Opportunistic / Role Model
- Definition : Split - Small (12,31)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Explanation 3
American lyricist; formerly a magazine writer and editor. He wrote the lyrics for Broadway musicals as well as the hit song "Those Were The Days" for TV's "All In The Family" of which he was the co-creator. He also wrote the lyrics for "Bye Bye Birdie," the stage production that opened on Broadway on 14 April 1960, and won a Tony for it on 14 April 1961. He won another Tony for "Applause" on 19 April 1970.
Married on 21 July 1956; one daughter.