Jazz leader of the influential Kansas City Orchestra, which pioneered the riffing sounds that came to dominate the genre.
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|FULL NAME:||Bennie Moten|
|BIRTH DATE:||November 13, 1894|
|AGE:||125 years old|
Bennie Moten is a Pianist. His family was residing in Kansas City, Missouri, when he was born. He died from an unsuccessful tonsillectomy in 1935. He was influenced by the ragtime sounds of his youth, which showed on his initial 1923 recordings for OKeh Records.
DID YOU KNOW His hits were largely unremarkable on their own, but they helped to define the jazz sound as a whole.
FACT He hired the great Count Basie in 1929. Following Moten’s death, Basie began using members of Moten’s band for the Count Basie Orchestra.
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Currently, Bennie Moten is 125 years old. He will celebrate his 126th birthday on a Tuesday, November 13th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Bennie Moten’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio’s life pursuit is to survive against all opposition and a secret desire is to triumph. People of this zodiac sign like truth, facts, being right, longtime friends, teasing, a grand passion and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are: resourceful, brave, passionate, stubborn, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.
Bennie Moten was born in the Year of the Horse. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they’re overly frank with others. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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