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John Birks Gillespie

Also known as " Dizzy Gillespie "

Born: 21-Oct-1917
Place of Birth: Cheraw, SC
Gender: M
Father: James
Mother: Lottie Gillespie

Career: Jazz Musician

Died: 7-Jan-1993
Place of Death: Englewood, NJ
Cause of Death: Pancreatic Cancer
Burial: Flushing Cemetery
Place of Burial: Flushing, NY

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James
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GILLESPIE
John Birks
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GILLESPIE
Lottie
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(last revision to this profile: 20-Mar-2008)

 

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