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Count Basie 
American jazz musician, bandleader, and composer
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Date of birth21 August 1904
Red Bank
William James Basie
Date of death26 April 1984
Hollywood
  • natural causes
Pseudonym
  • Count Basie
Work period (start) 1924
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Residence
Occupation
Award received
  • Presidential Medal of Freedom
  • Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award (2002)
  • Grammy Trustees Award (1981)
  • Grammy Award for Best Jazz Instrumental Album (1958)
  • Grammy Award for Best Performance by an Orchestra – for Dancing (1958)
  • Grammy Award for Best Performance by an Orchestra – for Dancing (1960)
  • Grammy Award for Best Performance by an Orchestra – for Dancing (1963)
  • Grammy Award for Best Improvised Jazz Solo (1976)
  • Grammy Award for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album (1977)
  • Grammy Award for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album (1980)
  • Grammy Trustees Award (1980)
  • Kennedy Center Honors (1981)
  • Grammy Award for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album (1982)
  • Grammy Award for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album (1984)
  • Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award (2001)
  • New Jersey Hall of Fame
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