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    1607 Vine St
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Paul Whiteman

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Biography

Whiteman and his orchestra, 1921

Source: Wikipedia

Paul Samuel Whiteman (March 28, 1890 – December 29, 1967) was an American bandleader, composer, orchestral director and violinist.

Fact file

  • Birth name: Paul Samuel Whiteman
  • Also known as: The King of Jazz (honorific)
  • Born: March 28, 1890 Denver, Colorado, U.S.
  • Died: December 29, 1967 (aged 77) Doylestown, Pennsylvania, U.S.
  • Genres: Jazz
  • Occupation(s): Bandleader, composer
  • Instruments: Violin
  • Associated acts: Bix Beiderbecke, Frankie Trumbauer, Joe Venuti, Eddie Lang

Read more about Paul Whiteman at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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