Harry James

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Birthday
15, 1916
Birthplace
Georgia
Death Date
Jul 5, 1983 (67)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
15, 1916
Birthplace
Georgia
Death Date
Jul 5, 1983 (67)

About

Jazz trumpeter and bandleader who was married to Betty Grable.

Before Fame

He learned trumpet one page at a time from Arban's book.

Trivia

His technical ability on the trumpet awed many spectators.

Family Life

He married Louise Tobin on May 4, 1935 and, after their divorce on July 3, 1943, he married Betty Grable on July 5, 1943.

Associated With

He played with the Benny Goodman's Orchestra.