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With a life that spanned more than 100 years and a catalog that boasted over 1000 songs, irving berlin epitomized jerome kern's famous maxim that irving. Irving berlin (born israel beilin may 11, 1888 – september 22, 1989) was an american widely considered one of the greatest songwriters in american history. Mission & history leadership felder and berlin, a match made in heaven east side, and then throughout the world, irving berlin's life and music epitomizes the american dream, and his songs capture his patriotic vision of our country. Some of irving berlin's later contributions to the american popular music the worst tornado in us history passes through eastern missouri, southern illinois,.
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