Irving Mills

Irving Mills

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 21 Apr 1985 (aged 91)
Palm Springs, Riverside County, California, USA
Burial Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Courts of the Psalms 1, C-46165, top row
Memorial ID 6221725 · View Source
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American composer/songwriter of the 1920s, 30s, 40s, and 50s. Performed and recorded with his jazz group The Hotsy Totsy Gang. Collaborated with the legendary jazz great Duke Ellington on many popular original compositions, including "It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)," and "Sophisticated Lady."

Bio by: A.J.


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  • Originally Created by: A.J.
  • Added: 27 Feb 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6221725
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Irving Mills (15 Jan 1894–21 Apr 1985), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6221725, citing Mount Sinai Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .