George M. Cohan
Date of Birth
Jul 03, 1878
Birth Place:
Providence, RI

Biography

Although best known as a legendary Broadway impresario, George M. Cohan also appeared in a few films. He made his first appearance around 1916. The theatrical producer/playwright/entertainer had some of his plays adapted to the screen, including The Miracle Man (1919) and Elmer the Great (1933). He later wrote a few original screenplays including Little Nellie Kelly (1940). Many of his Broadway...