Baby Dodds

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Birthday
24, 1898
Birthplace
New Orleans, LA
Death Date
Feb 14, 1959 (60)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
24, 1898
Birthplace
New Orleans, LA
Death Date
Feb 14, 1959 (60)

About

Jazz drummer who has performed with artists including Louis Armstrong.

Before Fame

He taught himself to play the drums when he was nine. His first big gig was with Bunk Johnson around New Orleans.

Trivia

He released the autobiography The Baby Dodds Story.

Family Life

He had a brother named Johnny.

Associated With

He was influenced by Duke Ellington.