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Stuart Gorrell

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Real name
Stuart Graham Steven Gorrell
Born
September 17, 1901
Died
August 10, 1963
Country
United States
IPI
00054368962
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A friend of Hoagy Carmichael's at Indiana University, after hearing the newly composed "Georgia on My Mind", Gorrell stayed up all night working with Carmichael on the song and wrote the lyrics for it. Gorrell became a banker and apparently never wrote another lyric in his life.

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