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Born: January 3, 1926
Died: March 8, 2016
Biography: George Martin was best known as the producer of most of the Beatles' recordings from 1962 through 1969. His actual credits were diverse, encompassing artists ranging from 1950s jazz bandleader Humphrey Lyttleton to the comic talents of Peter Sellers and Michael Bentine, legendary vocalists like Ella Fitzgerald, and rock acts as different as Billy J. Kramer & the Dakotas, America, Peter Gabriel, and Celine Dion. [Read more via AllMusic here]