Richard Adler

Richard Adler

Producer, Writer

Richard Adler, who with partner Jerry Ross, wrote the classic and tuneful workplace musicals Damn Yankees and The Pajama Game, died June 21 2012 at his Southhampton home. He was 90.

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  • Born: Aug 3, 1921 in New York, New York
  • Death: Jun 21, 2012 in Southampton, NY

Awards

Tony Award
1962 Composer Kwamina Nominee
1956 Composer and Lyricist Damn Yankees Winner
1955 Musical The Pajama Game Winner