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DeadBorn: 5/12/1928 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA
Cause of death: natural causes
Full name: Burt Freeman Bacharach
Noted For: composer; songwriting partner of Hal David (1957-72), musical collaborator of Dionne Warwick. Hits include "What the World Needs Now Is Love", "What's New Pussycat?", "Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head", "Close to You", "One Less Bell to Answer", "Arthur's Theme", "Heartlight", and "That's What Friends Are For". Husband of actress Angie Dickinson (1965-80) and singer Carole Bayer Sager (1982-1991).
Also see this person's photo entry in our Dead or Alive Data Base.