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Dizzy Gillespie is best known as a Composer. Considered one of the greatest jazz trumpeters in history. He was instrumental in the evolution of bebop and modern jazz. Dizzy Gillespie was born on October 21, 1917 in Cheraw, SC.

His father James was a bandleader in the Cheraw, South Carolina area. He married Lorraine Willis on May 9, 1940, and they would remain together until his death. He had a daughter named Jeanie Bryson. His first professional gig was in 1935 with the Frank Fairfax Orchestra, followed by stints with the orchestras of Edgar Hayes, Teddy Hill, and Cab Calloway, the latter of whom fired him.

On our website, Dizzy Gillespie is one of the successful Composer. He has ranked on the list of those famous people who were born on October 21, 1917. Dizzy Gillespie is one of the Richest Composer who was born in Cheraw, SC.

First NameDizzy
Last NameGillespie
Birthday & Zodiac
Birth SignLibra
Birth DateOctober 21, 1917
Death Date / Age Jan 6, 1993 (aged 75)
BirthdayOctober 21
Birth PlaceCheraw, SC
CountryUnited States

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