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Count Basie is best known as a Pianist. Swing-era bandleader noted for his theme songs One O’Clock Jump from 1937 and April in Paris from 1932. Count Basie was born on August 21, 1904 in Red Bank, NJ.

His father was a student of the mellophone, and his mother was a pianist. His mother paid 25 cents per piano lesson for him when he was young. He married Catherine Morgan on August 21, 1942, with whom he had one child. He originally wanted to be a drummer, but he grew up near Sonny Greer, who would become Duke Ellington‘s legendary drummer in 1919. He thought he could never outmatch Greer’s talent, so he took up piano at 15.

On our website, Count Basie is one of the successful Pianist. He has ranked on the list of those famous people who were born on August 21, 1904. Count Basie is one of the Richest Pianist who was born in Red Bank, NJ.

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Last NameBasie
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Birth SignLeo
Birth DateAugust 21, 1904
Death Date / Age Apr 26, 1984 (aged 79)
BirthdayAugust 21
Birth PlaceRed Bank, NJ
CountryUnited States
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His group, Count Basie and his Cherry Blossoms, was an outgrowth of Bennie Moten’s band in Kansas City. He eventually relocated the Cherry Blossoms to Chicago, then to New York City. He and Chick Webb engaged in a much-publicized battle of the bands at the Savoy in 1938.

Count Basie Net Worth

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Net Worth
Estimated Net Worth in 2021$1 Million - $5 Million (Approx.)
Previous Year's Net Worth (2020)$100,000 - $1 Million
Annual SalaryUnder Review
Income SourcePrimary Income source Pianist (profession)

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Does Count Basie Dead or Alive?

As per our current Database, Count Basie is died (as per Wikipedia, Last update: September 20, 2020).



Count Basie is 118 years old.


Count Basie has no children.


Count Basie had at least 1 relationship in the past.


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Count Basie is now 118 years old. Noted, Count Basie was born on August 21, 1904.


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Reference: Wikipedia, IMDb, Onthisday. Last update: 2020-02-20 10:27

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