|Birth Day||July 22, 1916|
|Birth Place||United States|
|Age||104 YEARS OLD|
Jazz artist who was active during the 1950s and 1960s, touring Australia with Charles Mingus.
He was a student at the University of Miami, from which he graduated in 1951 and moved to the West Coast.
He formed his own trio with the respected Jimmy Bond and Frank Butler during the latter part of the 1950s.
His personal life was even more obscure than his career.
He chose obscurity after the 1960s, but recorded one final album devoted to Elmo Hope's music, titled Plays the Music of Elmo Hope, in 1991.