<%= render :partial => '/v9/shared/analytics'
Profile

Kay Swift

Songwriter
Female
Born Apr 19, 1897

Kay Swift was an American composer of popular and classical music, the first woman to score a complete musical. Written in 1930, Fine and Dandy includes some of her best known songs; the title song has become a jazz standard. "Can't We Be Friends?" (1929) was another important hit. Swift also arranged some of the music of George Gershwin posthumously, such as the prelude "Sleepless Night" (1946).… Read More

related links

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about Kay Swift.

Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Kay Swift.

CHILDHOOD

1897 Birth Born on April 19, 1897.

LATE ADULTHOOD

1993 96 Years Old She died at the Alzheimer's Resource Center in Southington, Connecticut on January 28, 1993 at the age of 95.
Original Authors of this text are noted on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kay_Swift.
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.