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Jazz Birthdays June 22 – 28

Jazz Birthdays this week include:
June 22:

Ben Pollack (1903-1971)

Irving “Mouse” Randolph (1909)

Ray Mantilla (1934)

Hermeto Pascoal (1936)

June 23:

Milt Hinton (1910-2000) (pictured),

Eddie Miller (1911-1991),

Helen Humes (1913-1981),

George Russell (1923),

Sahib Shihab (1925-1989),

Anthony Jackson (1952),

Donald Harrison (1960)
June 24:

Cootie Williams (1910-1985),

Manny Albam (1922-2001),

George Gruntz (1932),

Frank Lowe (1943),

Marvin “Smitty” Smith (1961)
June 25:

Johnny Smith (1922),

Bill Russo (1928),

Joe Chambers (1942)
June 26:

Don Lanphere (1928),

Dave Grusin (1934),

Reggie Workman (1937),

Joey Baron (1955)
June 27:

Shad Collins (1910-1978),

Elmo Hope (1923-1967),

George Braith (1939),

Wayne Dockery (1941)
June 28:

Adrian Rollini (1904-1956),

Jimmy Mundy (1907-1983),

Pete Candoli (1923),

John Lee (1952)

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