Bebe Barron : She was born as Charlotte May Wind in Minneapolis on June 16, 1925, the only child of Ruth and Frank Wind. She earned her music degree at the University of Minnesota in 1947. She moved to New York, and worked as a researcher for Time-Life and studied musical composition. She married Louis Barron in 1947. They lived in Greenwich Village. It was Anaïs Nin who nicknamed her "Bebe". She died on April 20, 2008 in Los Angeles.
They are credited with writing the first electronic music for magnetic tape, and the first entirely electronic film score for the MGM movie Forbidden Planet (1956).