1910: Prodigy Who Rejected Family's Highbrow Music to Become Hitmaker Is Born

'Aggressively lowbrow': Frank Loesser was the mind behind 'Guys and Dolls' and How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying'

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June 29, 1910, is the birthdate of Frank Loesser, one of the greatest creative talents the American musical theater has known. An autodidact, Loesser went from providing lyrics to individual songs and then to...