Joe Sullivan

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Birthday
4, 1906
Birthplace
Chicago, IL
Death Date
Oct 13, 1971 (64)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
4, 1906
Birthplace
Chicago, IL
Death Date
Oct 13, 1971 (64)

About

Protege of Earl Hines and a staple of Chicago's jazz scene during the 1920s.

Before Fame

He studied at the Chicago Conservatory. He began recording in 1927 with McKenzie and Condon's Chicagoans.

Trivia

He was a regular at the Famous Door and took up permanent residence in San Francisco's Club Hangover.

Family Life

He was born the ninth child of Irish immigrant parents and began studying classical piano when he was 12.

Associated With

He frequently accompanied Bing Crosby throughout the 1930s.