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Paul Whiteman
Birth: Mar. 28, 1890
Denver
Denver County
Colorado, USA
Death: Dec. 29, 1967
Doylestown
Bucks County
Pennsylvania, USA

Jazz Musician. Orchestra leader who was called "The King of Jazz" in his time. He was one of the first to combine jazz and orchestral stylings. He performed on his own radio program from 1932 to 1950, and his success allowed him to intoduce and employ many now-reknown jazz musicians and singers such as The Dorsey Brothers, Jack Teagarden and Bing Crosy. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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 Parents:
  Wilberforce James Whiteman (1857 - 1939)
  Elfrida Maria Dallison Whiteman (1866 - 1934)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Livingston (1895 - 1984)*
 
 Children:
  Richard Livingston Whiteman (1938 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Heart attack
 
Burial:
First Presbyterian Church of Ewing Cemetery
Ewing
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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You is not forgotten. I listen to you and your orchestra now and thinking of you. I love you. You was the coolest and the greatest orchesta leader to all time. I will alway remember you. Thanks for the great works I love it. God bless you and your memori...(Read more)
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