Date of Birth:
24 June 1900
Gene Austin played in 1 movies in the Action, Adventure, Musical, Romance, Western, Music genres.
Gene Austin didn't achieve real success and got average imdb rating 2.3.
Gene Austin was a singer, songwriter ("When My Sugar Walks Down the Street") and author, educated at Baltimore University. He served in the US Army in 1916 with the Mexican Punitive Expedition, then in World War I. He sang in theaters, vaudeville, radio, television and films, and made many recordings. He joined ASCAP in 1925 and his chief musical collaborators include 'Jimmy McHugh' (qv), Roy Bergere and 'Nathaniel Shilkret' (qv). His other popular song compositions include "The Lonesome Road", ... Read more