Newman, Alfred

Newman, Alfred

(1901–70) film composer; born in New Haven, Conn. From 1930 he scored some 200 films including Arrowsmith (1931), Wuthering Heights (1939), All About Eve (1950), and Airport (1970). He won eight Oscars.
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.
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Archibald Henning drew the first cover for Punch and the first of these full-page designs, with later contributions by William Newman, Alfred Crowquill, Kenny Meadows, H.G.