WC Handy

About WC Handy

Birth Day: November 16, 1873
Birth Place: Florence, AL
Died On: Mar 28, 1958 (age 84)
Birth Sign: Scorpio

WC Handy Net Worth

WC Handy was bornon November 16, 1873 in Florence, AL. Blues composer and musician known as the Father of the Blues. He took the blues from being a regional genre to a mainstream one.
WC Handy is a member of Blues Singer

💰 Net worth: 60 Million

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About

Blues Composer and musician known as the Father of the Blues. He took the blues from being a regional genre to a mainstream one.

Before Fame

He was a Teacher and worked at a pipe works plant before achieving success in the music industry.

Trivia

He was inducted into the National Academy of Popular Music Songwriters Hall of Fame and the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame.

Family Life

He married Elizabeth Price in 1896. They had six children together.

Associated With

He was portrayed by Nat King Cole in the film St. Louis Blues from 1958.