|Birth name||Walter Maurice Kaufman|
November 29, 1911|
New York City, New York, United States
|Died||March 2, 1994
Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States
Walter Kent (November 29, 1911 – March 2, 1994) was a Jewish American composer who wrote the music for songs including the Christmas standard "I'll Be Home for Christmas", and the wartime hit "(There'll Be Bluebirds Over) The White Cliffs of Dover", co-written with fellow American Nat Burton. He died at the age of 82.
- Bloom, Nate (2006-12-19). "The Jews Who Wrote Christmas Songs". InterfaithFamily. Retrieved 2006-12-19.
- Walter Kent at the Internet Broadway Database
- Walter Kent at the Internet Movie Database
- Walter Kent at Find a Grave
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