As per our current Database, Dorothy Fields has been died on Mar 28, 1974 (age 68).
When Dorothy Fields die, Dorothy Fields was 68 years old.
|Popular As||Dorothy Fields|
|Age||68 years old|
|Born||July 15, 1905 (New Jersey)|
Dorothy Fields’s zodiac sign is Cancer. According to astrologers, the sign of Cancer belongs to the element of Water, just like Scorpio and Pisces. Guided by emotion and their heart, they could have a hard time blending into the world around them. Being ruled by the Moon, phases of the lunar cycle deepen their internal mysteries and create fleeting emotional patterns that are beyond their control. As children, they don't have enough coping and defensive mechanisms for the outer world, and have to be approached with care and understanding, for that is what they give in return.
Dorothy Fields was born in the Year of the Snake. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Snake are seductive, gregarious, introverted, generous, charming, good with money, analytical, insecure, jealous, slightly dangerous, smart, they rely on gut feelings, are hard-working and intelligent. Compatible with Rooster or Ox.
Known for Exactly Like You, On the Sunny Side of the Street, and The Way You Look Tonight. She wrote over 400 songs for Broadway and films.
She started out writing songs for Tin Pan Alley and Hollywood, becoming one of the first successful female songwriters.
Her song The Way You Look Tonight was featured in the film Swing Time and won an Academy award for Best Original Song in 1936.
She married second husband David Eli Lahm in 1939. The couple had two children together.
Her song Pick Yourself Up was alluded to by Barack Obama in his 2009 presidential inauguration speech.