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Ostin, Mo, 1927-

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Personal name headingOstin, Mo, 1927-
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Variant(s)Ostin, Morris, 1927-
Associated countryUnited States
LocatedLos Angeles (Calif.)
Birth date1927-03-27
Place of birthNew York (N.Y.)
Field of activityMusic trade Sound recording industry
AffiliationVerve Records (Firm) Reprise Records (Firm) Warner Bros. Records
Profession or occupationSound recording executives and producers
Found inRock & Roll Hall of Fame eighteenth annual induction dinner, 2003: induction ceremony program (Mo Ostin; inductee: Lifetime achievement award in the nonperformer category; record executive with Verve, Reprise, and Warner Bros. Records)
Guide to the Mo Ostin Collection (Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. Library and Archives) (donor as listed in custodial history: Morris Ostin; timeline: born March 27, 1927, New York City; head of Warner-Reprise, launched careers of Fleetwood Mac, Jimi Hendrix, and the Kinks)
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum website, January 8, 2014: inductees (Mo Ostin; inducted: nonperformer, 2003; CEO of Warner Bros. Records for 25 years)
Allmusic, January 8, 2014 (Mo Ostin; born New York, 1927, raised in L.A.; worked for Verve and Reprise before joining Warner; head of Warner Bros. Records from '70s to '90s)
Grove dictionary of American Music, Second edition, 2013 (Ostin, Mo; born March 27, 1927, New York, NY; music executive, Warner Bros. Records)
Associated languageeng