Hal David

Lyricist and Songwriter
Born May 25, 1921
Hometown New York City
Died Sep 1, 2012
Death Place Los Angeles
Other Names David, Harold Lane

Harold Lane "Hal" David is an American lyricist. He grew up in Brooklyn, New York. David is best known for his collaborations with composer Burt Bacharach.

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1921 Birth Born on May 25, 1921.


1957 36 Years Old In 1957, David met composer Burt Bacharach at Famous Music in the Brill Building in New York. … Read More


2011 90 Years Old David and Bacharach were awarded the 2011 Gershwin Prize for Popular Song bestowed by the Library of Congress, the first time a songwriting team was given the honor.
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David was recuperating from a recent illness and was unable to attend the Washington D.C. presentation ceremony in May 2012. … Read More
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