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Red Allen

Jazz Musician (7-Jan-1908 — 17-Apr-1967)


John Chilton. Ride, Red, Ride: The Life of Henry "Red" Allen. Continuum. 1999. 216pp.

Jan Evensmo; Per Borthen. The Trumpet and Vocal of Henry Red Allen, 1927-1942: With a Critical Assessment of All His Known Records and Broadcasts. Evensmo. 1977. 52pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Internet Movie Database [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. Legends in Their Own Time (p.6)

  5. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.343)

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