Dan Emmett

Dan Emmett net worth and salary: Dan Emmett is a Composer who has a net worth of $9 Million. Dan Emmett was born in in October 29, 1815. Best known for composing songs like Dixie. He founded the first blackface minstrel troupe.
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Popular As Dan Emmett
Occupation Composer
Age years old
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Born October 29, 1815 (Ohio)
Birthday October 29
Town/City Ohio
Nationality Ohio

🌙 Zodiac

Dan Emmett’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio-born are passionate and assertive people. They are determined and decisive, and will research until they find out the truth. Scorpio is a great leader, always aware of the situation and also features prominently in resourcefulness. Scorpio is a Water sign and lives to experience and express emotions. Although emotions are very important for Scorpio, they manifest them differently than other water signs. In any case, you can be sure that the Scorpio will keep your secrets, whatever they may be.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Dan Emmett was born in the Year of the Pig. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Pig are extremely nice, good-mannered and tasteful. They’re perfectionists who enjoy finer things but are not perceived as snobs. They enjoy helping others and are good companions until someone close crosses them, then look out! They’re intelligent, always seeking more knowledge, and exclusive. Compatible with Rabbit or Goat.


Best known for composing songs like Dixie. He founded the first blackface minstrel troupe.

Before Fame

He was a drummer in a circus. He formed the Virginia Minstrels with Billy Whitlock, Dick Pelham, and Frank Bower in 1843.


His music was beloved by President Abraham Lincoln, who counted Dixie among the greatest songs ever written.

Family Life

He married Mary Louise Bird in 1879.

Associated With

He was portrayed by Bing Crosby in the biographical film Dixie from 1943.

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