Death of Irving Burgie

November 29, 2019
| Age 95

Wrote the hit calypso song "Day-O" for Harry Belafonte
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Irving Burgie wrote the calypso song "Day-O" ("The Banana Boat Song") which became a huge hit for singer Harry Belafonte in 1956. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

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