By: Kayci Simmons
Gershwin kept complaining of blinding headaches and the impression he smelt burning rubber. Doctors diagnosed him with having a malignant brain tumor. It is also possible he had chronic gastrointestinal symptoms. He died in California on July 11th, 1937.
He an affair with Kay Swift, a composer for 10 years!
He is known to be one of the wealthiest composers of all time.
He changed jazz forever with his compositions.
Rhapsody in Blue