Jerry Wexler

Jerry Wexler

Original Name Gerald Wexler
Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 15 Aug 2008 (aged 91)
Sarasota, Sarasota County, Florida, USA
Burial Sarasota, Sarasota County, Florida, USA
Memorial ID 29049977 · View Source
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Journalist, Music Producer. He was instrumental in shaping Rhythm and Blues music, and produced such standards as Aretha Franklin's "Respect," Percy Sledge's "When A Man Loves A Woman" and Wilson Pickett's "In The Midnight Hour." He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Dennis Alan Deel
  • Added: 15 Aug 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29049977
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jerry Wexler (10 Jan 1917–15 Aug 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29049977, citing Sarasota Memorial Park, Sarasota, Sarasota County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .