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Art Gillham
Birth: Jan. 1, 1895
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Death: Jun. 6, 1961
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

Jazz Musician. A pianist who reached his height of popularity in the 1920s. He was famous during his era, he was a radio staple from 1923 to 1954. He recorded for Columbia Records from 1924 to 1931, and appeared in theatres across the county from 1919 to 1937. His career was detailed in the 2002 work "The Rise of the Crooners" by Michael Pitts and Frank Hoffman. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Edwin Gillham (1852 - 1921)
  Adah Ellen Lewis Gillham (1861 - 1942)
 
 Spouses:
  Louisa Jane Canada Gillham (1901 - 1969)*
  Gretrude S. Gillham (1909 - 1983)*
 
 Children:
  Hal Canada Gillham (1920 - 2000)*
 
 Sibling:
  Art Gillham (1895 - 1961)
  Ruth M Gillham (1898 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: heart attack
 
Burial:
Arlington Memorial Park
Sandy Springs
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 05, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 19369
Art Gillham
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