Joe Darion
Date of Birth
Jan 30, 1911
Birth Place:
New York, NY


Though known primarily for his Tony-winning work on Broadway's Man of La Mancha, lyricist Joe Darion's considerable range covered more than just Broadway tunes; the versatile lyricist also penned three Top Ten hits in the 1950s and a slew of popular children's songs. Winning a variety of awards for his contributions to La Mancha (later made into a film), Darion's other Broadway work included...