The yankee doodle boy also well known as im a yankee doodle dandy is a patriotic song from the broadway musical little johnny jones written by george m cohanthe play opened at the liberty theater on november 7 1904 the play concerns the trials and tribulations of a fictional american jockey johnny jones based on the real life jockey tod sloan who rides a horse named yankee . James cagney showing off his hoofing ability playing the part of entertainer george m cohan in the 1942 warner brothers film on the life and times of george. The yankee doodle boy also known as im a yankee doodle dandy is an american standard heard throughout the country on independence daywritten by george m cohan for a long . Yankee doodle is an old melody of murky origins with many versions of humorous verses during the french and indian war of 1754 1763 the british sang one version to mock colonial americans but the americans took ownership and turned the song into a one of patriotic pride especially during the revolutionary war
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