Frank Loesser


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(b NY, 1910; d NY, 1969).

Amer. composer. Settled in Hollywood 1931. Wrote several successful Broadway musicals (Guys and Dolls, 1950, The Most Happy Fella, 1956, and How to succeed in Business Without Really Trying, 1961) and many songs incl. ‘Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition’ (1942).

Subjects: Music.

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