Duning, George

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Duning, George Gender: M
Irvin George Dunning
born on 25 February 1908 at 20:00 (= 8:00 PM )
Place Richmond, Indiana, 39n50, 84w53
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 06°05' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 18°02 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 07°43'


American musician and film and television composer educated in Cincinnati, Ohio at the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music, where his mentor was Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco.

He worked on more than 300 film and television scores. He composed for films as diverse as Picnic, The World of Suzie Wong, The Devil at Four O'Clock, Bell, Book, and Candle and Toys in the Attic. His notable television work includes Tightrope, Star Trek, The Big Valley and Naked City, and TV miniseries, such as Top of the Hill (1980), The Dream Merchants (1980) and Goliath Awaits (1981).

Nominated five times for an Academy Award, Duning never won. George Duning died on 27 February 2000, aged 92.

Link to Wikipedia biography



Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 92)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger (Film and television scores)