Definition of Irving Berlin from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Irving Berlin

 
BrE
 
; NAmE
 
 
jump to other results
(1888-1989) a US writer of popular songs, born in Russia. Although he had little technical skill, he wrote over 100 songs. Many of his greatest successes, like White Christmas (1942), were written for Hollywood films. He also wrote God Bless America (1918).