Art Hodes

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Birthday
14, 1904
Birthplace
Ukraine
Death Date
Mar 4, 1993 (88)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
14, 1904
Birthplace
Ukraine
Death Date
Mar 4, 1993 (88)

About

American jazz artist whose career would intersect with many of the famous musicians and acts of his day.

Before Fame

He gained experience playing in Chicago clubs. His career, however, really took off with his 1938 move to New York City.

Trivia

He was an inductee into the Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame in 1998.

Family Life

His family moved to Chicago, Illinois, soon after he was born.

Associated With

He collaborated with many famous musicians, including Louis Armstrong.