Who is Jerry Herman Guy Partner: Terry Marler Biography, Wiki, Age, Family, Net Worth, Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Fast Facts You Need to Know

Terry Marler Biography

Terry Marler is best known as the guy partner of Jerry Herman. Terry is a real estate broker. Jerry Herman is an American composer, and lyricist, known for his work in Broadway musical theater. Herman is reported to have died on December 26th, 2019 in Miami Beach, Florida at the age of 88.

Terry Marler and Jerry Herman

Herman was openly gay and at the time of his death was partnered with Terry Marler, a real estate broker. One of his best-known songs was I Am What I Am, which became an LGBT anthem.


Herman has diagnosed HIV-positive in 1985. As noted in the “Words and Music” PBS documentary, “He is one of the fortunate ones who survived to see experimental drug therapies take hold and was still, as one of his lyrics proclaims, ‘alive and well and thriving’ over a quarter of a century later.”
Herman’s memoir, Showtune, was published in 1996.

Who is Jerry Herman?

Jerry Herman born Gerald Sheldon Herman  July 10th, 1931 was an American composer and lyricist, known for his work in Broadway musical theater.


The star, who was diagnosed with HIV in the 1980s, died in Miami on Thursday of pulmonary complications, his god-daughter told the Associated Press.
Herman won two Tony Awards and two Grammys, and was known for his melodic, sentimental and upbeat style.
One of his best-known songs was I Am What I Am, which became an LGBT anthem.
Choreographer Sir Matthew Bourne led tributes to the musician, describing him as “one of the all-time greats.”
The New Yorker was seen as the successor to Irving Berlin, and he acknowledged that seeing the Russian-American composer’s Annie Get Your Gun had set him on the path to Broadway.
“I walked out of that theatre singing all those wonderful Berlin songs and, from that moment on, that’s all I wanted to do with my life,” he told NPR in 1994.
In 1964 Hello, Dolly! – the story of a matchmaker trying to find a partner for an unmarried rich man – became his first major success.