Posts Tagged ‘George M. Cohan’

George M. Cohan:
“Born on the Fourth of July”

The life of George M. Cohan, the greatest song and dance man of all time, is explored by M.V. Quinn. Not far off from his song’s boast, George Michael Cohan was born on July 3, 1878, and as he proved again and again in his plays and songs, he remained “a real live nephew” ofRead more..

The First Word:
Now and in Time to Be

“I knew that we were Irish and I knew that Irish was the best thing to be.” – Novelist Alice McDermott ℘℘℘ When I immigrated to this country I had no idea of the history of the Irish in America – indeed, I had the idea that only someone born and raised in Ireland couldRead more..