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Paul Whiteman

Born: 28-Mar-1890
Birthplace: Denver, CO
Died: 29-Dec-1967
Location of death: Doylestown, PA
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Ewing Church Cemetery, Ewing, NJ

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Musician

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The King of Jazz

Military service: US Navy (WWI)

Father: Wilburforce Whiteman
Wife: Nellie Stack (m. 1908)
Wife: Miss Jimmy Smith (div. 1922)
Wife: Mildred Vanderhoff (m. 1922, div. 1931)
Wife: Margaret Livingston (actress, m. 1931, until his death)

    Capitol Records Co-Founder (1942)
    Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame 1993
    Hollywood Walk of Fame 6157 Hollywood Blvd. (recording)
    Hollywood Walk of Fame 1601 Vine St. (radio)

    The Fabulous Dorseys (21-Feb-1947) · Himself
    Rhapsody in Blue (22-Sep-1945) · Himself
    Atlantic City (29-Jul-1944) · Himself
    Strike Up the Band (27-Sep-1940) · Himself
    Thanks a Million (13-Nov-1935) · Himself
    King of Jazz (20-Apr-1930) · Himself

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