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Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974) was an American composer, pianist and bandleader of jazz orchestras. He led his orchestra from 1923 until his death, his career spanning over 50 years. Wikipedia

Age: 75 (age at death)
Born: 29th April, 1899, Washington, D.C.
Died: 24th May, 1974, New York City, New York
Height: 6' 1" (185 cm)
Nationality: American

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Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins

Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins (1963)

Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins is a jazz album by Duke Ellington and Coleman Hawkins recorded on August 28, 1962 and released in February 1963 by Impulse! Records.

Duke's Big 4
Feeling of Jazz
Four Symphonic Works by Duke Ellingtion
I Got It Bad
Anatomy of a Murder

Anatomy of a Murder (1959)

In a murder trial, the defendant says he suffered temporary insanity after the victim raped his wife. What is the truth, and will he win his case?

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Birth of the Blues
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