Kern, Jerome

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Kern, Jerome Gender: M
born on 27 January 1885 at 22:00 (= 10:00 PM )
Place New York NY, USA, 40n42, 74w00
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
Accuracy in question
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Penfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 08°25' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 02°44 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 06°47'


American composer, recognized for his light-opera scores of the modern school of melody. His multiple successes included "Sunny" in 1925, "Show Boat" and "Roberta," both in 1929.

He died 11/11/1945 in New York City.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Marc Penfield quotes David Ewen "Jerome Kern," 1960, p.25, time spec. LMR quotes the biography, "The day of his birth, his mother and father attended the races. Motoring home from the upper Bronx her contractions started while passing Jerome Ave, giving her the name of Jerome for her son"


  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger (Show tunes, composer)