Red Allen

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Birthday
7, 1906
Birthplace
Louisiana
Death Date
Apr 17, 1967 (61)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
7, 1906
Birthplace
Louisiana
Death Date
Apr 17, 1967 (61)

About

Trumpeter who was known for his performances with Louis Armstrong.

Before Fame

He started performing with the Excelsior Brass Band at the age of eighteen.

Trivia

He started his own band in Manhattan which toured during the 1950s.

Family Life

He married Pearly May and they raised a son, Henry Allen III.

Associated With

He collaborated with many well-known musicians, including Benny Goodman.