Jack Brooks (14 February 1912 – 8 November 1971) was an English-American lyricist.
Brooks was born in Liverpool, England. He wrote a large number of lyrics of popular songs, including "Ole Buttermilk Sky" (with Hoagy Carmichael) "That's Amore" (with Harry Warren) and "(Roll Along) Wagon Train" (with Sammy Fain) the second theme used on the television ... more »
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''When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that's amore.''Jack Brooks (1912-1971), U.S. songwriter. "That's Amore," The Caddy, Paramount Music Corp. (1953). Music composed by Harry Warren (1893-1981).