|Birth Day||August 4, 1921|
|Age||99 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Mar 28, 2010 (age 88)|
Jazz Guitarist who was a member of the
He was inspired to take up the guitar after hearing a performance of George Barnes on radio and, while studying string bass in college, a series of fortuitous meetings helped him launch his career.
In addition to his work with
He was born in a suburb of Dallas called Farmersville.