Lichtenburg

Album: Call Me Madam (1950)

Songfacts®:

  • "Lichtenburg" is the fourth song from the 1950 Broadway production Call Me Madam, which has words and music by Irving Berlin. There is no such country as Lichtenburg, which might just be a hybrid of Lichtenstein and Luxembourg, but Perle Mesta, the real hostess with the mostess on which this musical was based, was appointed US Ambassador to Luxembourg in 1949. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Alexander Baron - London, England

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