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María Grever
Birth: Aug. 16, 1885
Leon
León Municipality
Guanajuato, Mexico
Death: Dec. 15, 1951
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Composer, Singer, Pianist. She was born (some sources say September 14, 1885) in León, Guanajuato, Mexico. She wrote her first song at the age of 4 and worked in United States. She wrote over 850 songs in her career. She is fondly remembered for songs such as "What a Difference a Day Makes," "Júrame," "Cuando Vuelva a Tu Lado," "Te Quiero, Dijiste," "Bésame" and "Así." An operetta by Grever, entitled "Cantarito", was recently discovered. She died in New York. Her real name was María Joaquina de La Portilla Torres. (bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni) 
 
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Panteón Español
Mexico City
Cuauhtémoc Borough
Distrito Federal, Mexico
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
Record added: Apr 11, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13914060
María Grever
Added by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
 
María Grever
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María Grever
Added by: Gabriel Solis
 
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