Tom Springfield
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Tom Springfield

Musician + Songwriter and Record Producer
Male
Born Jul 2, 1934

Tom Springfield and known when young as Dion O'Brien, is the brother of Dusty Springfield and an important figure in the 1960s folk and pop music scene. Springfield was born in Hampstead, London, and attended the Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe from 1944 to 1950. He formed a vocal trio, The Springfields in 1960, with his sister Dusty and a friend, Tim Feild. The group broke up in 1963 and he became a record producer and songwriter for The Seekers.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Tom Springfield.

CHILDHOOD

1934 Birth Born in 1934.
1944 10 Years Old He attended the Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe from 1944 to 1950. … Read More

THIRTIES

1966 32 Years Old He wrote many of their major hits—"I'll Never Find Another You", "A World of Our Own", the million-selling "The Carnival is Over" (lyrics only) and "Walk with Me"—and co-wrote "Georgy Girl" with Jim Dale: this was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Song in 1966. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2005 71 Years Old He released two solo albums in the late 1960s, Sun Song (1968) and Love's Philosophy (1969); these were re-released on CD in 2005.
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