Have you ever heard the children’s song “Mairzy Doats” or “Bibbidi Bobbidi Boo?” They were written by Jerry Livingston, a prolific and respected Oscar nominated composer. Happy songs – but an unhappy home life for Livingston, whose son flipped out one February night in 1965 as he took out a gun and shot his parents. P. 75 in the book has the rest of the story, meanwhile, here’s Mr. Livingston (center) during happier days.
Famous songwriter and wife shot by son
13 Friday Jul 2012
Posted 1960s, 1970sin