Franny Beecher

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Birthday
29, 1921
Birthplace
Norristown, PA
Death Date
Feb 24, 2014 (92)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
29, 1921
Birthplace
Norristown, PA
Death Date
Feb 24, 2014 (92)

About

Lead guitarist for Bill Haley & His Comets from 1954 to 1962.

Before Fame

He started with Bill Haley as a session musician, and much later joined the band permanently.

Trivia

He composed "Blue Comet Blues," "Goofin' Around," "Week End," and "Shaky."

Family Life

He grew up in Norristown, Pennsylvania.

Associated With

He joined the Benny Goodman Orchestra in 1948, staying there for more than six years.