Henry Grimes

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Birthday
3, 1935
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
3, 1935 (age 82)
Birthplace
Pennsylvania

About

Free jazz pioneer who has collaborated with the likes of Anita O'Day and Pharoah Sanders.

Before Fame

He attended the Juilliard School and made a name for himself by the mid-1950s.

Trivia

He was the second bassist Charles Mingus added to his band as an experimental gesture.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Philadelphia.

Associated With

During his comeback in the 2000s, Grimes collaborated with David Murray as the bandleader.