Art Blakey age

Art Blakey (Drummer ) was born in Pittsburgh on a Saturday, October 11, 1919 . Art Blakey is 100 years old. He is a Libra and was born in the Year of the Goat .

Grammy Award-winning hard bop drummer who performed with the Jazz Messengers. He was a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner in 2005.

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FULL NAME: Art Blakey
BIRTH DATE: October 11, 1919
BIRTHPLACE: Pittsburgh
AGE: 100 years old


Art Blakey is a Drummer. He grew up with foster parents who were devout Seventh Day Adventists. He taught himself the drums after learning how to play the piano.

DID YOU KNOW He was a member of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community.

FACT Blakey and Dave Brubeck were both accomplished jazz musicians.

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Currently, Art Blakey is 100 years old. He will celebrate his 101st birthday on a Saturday, October 11th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.


Art Blakey’s zodiac sign is Libra. According to astrologers, Libra’s life pursuit is to be consistent and a secret desire to live an easy, uncomplicated life. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are: cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, avoids confrontations, will carry a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra are Aries, Sagittarius.

Art Blakey was born in the Year of the Goat. The goat enjoys being alone with their thoughts. They’re creative thinkers and appreciate the arts. Though they’re economic and cautious, they can also be indecisive. This year is the year of the .

DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.

Art Blakey is a 100 years old Drummer, who was born in October, in the Year of the Goat (1919) and is a Libra.

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