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Duke Ellington

Birth Name: Edward Kennedy Ellington

Birth Place: Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Birthday: April 29, 1899, Taurus

Died: May 24, 1974

Profession: Jazz pianist, Composer, Big band leader

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Here's Edie: Special 1: New York Trailer
02:02 — Duke Ellington, his band, and soloists perform live for the studio cameras.
Anatomy Of A Murder - Official Trailer
01:33 — Otto Preminger's acclaimed account of the courtroom battle waged by a small- town attorney in the defense of an Army lieutenant accused of murdering h (more…)
Mood Indigo
01:27 — Eminently inventive Michel Gondry finds inspiration from French novelist Boris Vian's cult novel to provide the foundation for this visionary and roma (more…)
The Pleasures of Being Out of Step - Official Trailer
02:02 — Nat Hentoff is one of the enduring voices of the last 65 years, a writer who championed jazz as an art form and who also led the rise of 'alternative' (more…)

Details

  • Birth Name: Edward Kennedy Ellington
  • Birth Place: Washington, District of Columbia, United States
  • Birthday: April 29, 1899, Taurus
  • Died: May 24, 1974
  • Profession: Jazz pianist, Composer, Big band leader