One of the greatest jazz clarinetists in history. He pioneered Third Stream and even veered into bebop territory before he retired.
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|FULL NAME:||Artie Shaw|
|BIRTH DATE:||May 23, 1910|
|BIRTHPLACE:||New York City|
|AGE:||110 years old|
Artie Shaw is a Composer. His father was a dressmaker and photographer. He was married eight times, including to Lana Turner and Ava Gardner . He had two sons, Jonathan and Steven. His first instrument was the saxophone, but he was playing the clarinet by the time he had left home at 16 to tour with a band.
DID YOU KNOW He and his big band popularized Cole Porter ‘s ‘Begin the Beguine’ with a legendary and influential recording of the piece in 1938.
FACT He signed Billie Holiday with his band.
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Currently, Artie Shaw is 110 years old. He will celebrate his 111th birthday on a Monday, May 23rd. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Artie Shaw’s zodiac sign is Gemini. According to astrologers, Gemini’s life pursuit is to explore a little bit of everything and a secret desire to be ahead of the crowd. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chats with nearly anyone, short trips and dislike being alone, being confined, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly and exchange ideas, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.
Artie Shaw was born in the Year of the Dog. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They’re not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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