Wallace Davenport

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Birthday
30, 1925
Birthplace
Louisiana
Death Date
Mar 18, 2004 (78)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
30, 1925
Birthplace
Louisiana
Death Date
Mar 18, 2004 (78)

About

Trumpet player who was a traditional 1930's jazz player who also played swing, bop, and R&B.

Before Fame

He played with the The Young Tuxedo Brass Band at the age of thirteen.

Trivia

He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and got into swing and bop upon his return to the United States.

Family Life

He was born and raised in New Orleans.

Associated With

He worked with a variety of groups and individual musicians, including Sammy Davis Jr.