|Name:||Hart Pease Danks|
|Birth Day:||April 6, 1834|
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He worked as a carpenter in his father's construction business.
In 1858, he married Hattie R. Colahan. In 1864, he moved to New York City. In 1873, he published his best known song, "Silver Threads Among the Gold" (words by Eben E. Rexford), which sold over three million copies. Having sold the rights to it, though, he died penniless in a boarding house in Philadelphia, his last written words: "It’s hard to die alone". His widow died, alone, in 1924. Danks is buried at Kensico Cemetery, in Valhalla, New York.
Pease Danks was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970. He wrote over 1,000 songs.
Hart married Hattie R. Colahan in 1858.
Currently, Hart Pease Danks is 188 years, 11 months and 14 days old. Hart Pease Danks will celebrate 189th birthday on a Thursday 6th of April 2023. Below we countdown to Hart Pease Danks upcoming birthday.