BirthdayFebruary 6, 1918
BirthplaceTulsa, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Howard McGhee

    Full name: Howard McGhee
    Also known as: Howard McGhee, McGhee, Howard
    Professions: American musician

  2. Howard McGhee Death information

    Died: Friday, 17th of July, 1987 (Age: 69)

  3. Howard McGhee Biography

    Howard McGhee (March 6, 1918, Tulsa, Oklahoma – July 17, 1987, New York City) was one of the first bebop jazz trumpeters, together with Dizzy Gillespie, Fats Navarro and Idrees Sulieman. He was known for his fast fingers and very high notes. What is generally not known is the influence that he had on younger hard bop trumpeters, together with Fats Navarro.

  4. Howard McGhee Family

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