Kid Sheik

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Birthday
15, 1908
Birthplace
Louisiana
Death Date
Nov 7, 1996 (88)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
15, 1908
Birthplace
Louisiana
Death Date
Nov 7, 1996 (88)

About

Trumpeter known for his presence in the Preservation Hall Jazz Band.

Before Fame

He was a student of Wooden Joe Nicholas as a young man and then started his own band.

Trivia

His real name was George Colar, but he went by Kid Sheik and Kid Sheik Cola.

Family Life

He was married to Sadie Goodson, a pianist.

Associated With

He performed with many famous jazz outfits and musicians, including Louis Armstrong.