Hoyt Curtin
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1922
Birth Place:
Downey, CA


A longtime collaborator with Hanna-Barbera and the king of the commercial jingle, Hoyt Curtin was the man behind many of pop culture's most hummable tunes. Born in Downey, CA., his family soon relocated to Bernardino, where Curtin took an interest in the piano at the age of five. Curtin's passion for music was ignited after winning a singing contest sponsored by a local movie theater. After...