NBC Evening News for Thursday, May 11, 1978
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(Studio) Songwriter Irving Berlin's celebration of 90th birthday in NYC noted. Is reported that he didn't write song,"Happy Birthday," but his music is successful world over.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(NYC) Films shown. Background of Berlin's success as songwriter; some of most successful hits listed. Berlin's appearance in movie "This Is The Army" in 1943, singing song from his hit musical "Yip, Yip, Yaphank" of 1918, noted.
REPORTER: Richard Hunt
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