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Paul Whiteman
Birth: Mar. 28, 1890
Denver County
Colorado, USA
Death: Dec. 29, 1967
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) 
Family links: 
  Wilberforce James Whiteman (1857 - 1939)
  Elfrida Maria Dallison Whiteman (1866 - 1934)
  Margaret Livingston (1895 - 1984)*
  Richard Livingston Whiteman (1938 - 1941)*
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Heart attack
First Presbyterian Church of Ewing Cemetery
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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Paul Whiteman
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I smile every time I hear your orchestra. It's very great music you/your orchesra played. I love it. Music of today is meeningless noise who I not can bear to hear so I listen to your orchestra and another great music from the 1920s and the 1930s. Many pe...(Read more)
- Ada from Norway
 Added: Sep. 1, 2016
Thanks for all the great music/recordings. The norwegian people wil, thank you for your work Paul. God bless you now and alway.greatings from all the norwegian people
 Added: Apr. 15, 2016
- Gil
 Added: Apr. 8, 2016
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