Reference Entry

Adler, Lawrence Cecil [Larry] (1914-2001), harmonica player and composer

Raymond Holden

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Adler, Lawrence Cecil [Larry] (1914-2001), harmonica player and composer, was born on 10 February 1914 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA, the son of Louis Adler, plumber, and his wife, Sadie Hack. His family were of Russian descent and changed their name from Zelakovitch to Adler after they settled in the United ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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