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|Born||August 15, 1898|
|Origin||New York City, United States|
|Died||July 7, 1970 (aged 71)|
Manhasset, Long Island, United States
Charles Tobias (August 15, 1898 – July 7, 1970) was an American songwriter.
His credits include "Merrily We Roll Along," "Rose O'Day," "Those Lazy-Hazy-Crazy Days of Summer," "Comes Love," and "Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree (With Anyone Else but Me)." With frequent collaborators Al Sherman and Howard Johnson he wrote, Dew-Dew-Dewey Day.
He co-wrote the 1933 to 1936 Merrie Melodies theme song "I Think You're Ducky" with Gerald Marks and Sidney Clare. And, he later co-wrote the 1936-1964 Merrie Melodies theme song "Merrily We Roll Along" with Murray Mencher and Eddie Cantor.
From 1929 to 1960, he contributed songs to a number of musicals, such as "Manhattan Melodrama" and "The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady."
- Songwriters' Hall of Fame: Profile: Charles Tobias
- Charles Tobias recordings at the Discography of American Historical Recordings.