Songwriter, composer and author Hy Heath (1890 - 1965) was educated in public schools and then became a comedian in musical comedy, vaudeville, minstrel and burlesque shows. His chief musical collaborators included Johnny Lange and Fred Rose. His most successful composition was 'Mule Train' which earned him an Academy Award nomination (it was featured in the 1950 film "Singing Guns"). Authority control VIAF: 41801467, ISNI: 0000 0001 0890 8791, Persondata Name Heath, Hy Alternative names Short description American entertianer Date of birth 1890 Place of birth Date of death 1965 Place of death

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