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Duke Ellington’s height is 6ft 1in (1.85 m)

Edward Kennedy “Duke” Ellington (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974) was an American composer, pianist and bandleader of jazz orchestras. He led his orchestra from 1923 until his death, his career spanning over 50 years.

First Name: Duke
Last Name: Ellington
Birth Full Name: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Born: 29 April, 1899
Birthplace: Washington, D.C.
Died: 24 May, 1974
Death Location: New York City, New York
Cause of Death: lung cancer
Height: 6ft 1in (1.85 m)
Eye Color: Brown – Dark
Hair Color: Black
Astrological Sign: Taurus
Sexuality: Straight
Ethnicity: Black
Nationality: American
Occupation: Bandleader, pianist, composer
Genre: Orchestral jazz,swing,big band
Music Genre: Jazz, Piano
Official Websites:
DukeEllington.com
Father: James Edward Ellington
Mother: Daisy Kennedy Ellington
Filmography: Anatomy of a Murder (1959), The United States Steel Hour (1953, TV Show), Symphony in Swing (1949), Reveille with Beverly (1943), Birth of the Blues (1941), Hit Parade of 1937 (1937), Belle of the Nineties (1934), Black and Tan (1929, Short Film), Talking Sticks: A Musical Journey (2013), An Honest Buck (2013), Change of Mind (1969), Assault on a Queen (1966), Paris Blues (1961), Anatomy of a Murder (1959), Holiday (1957, Short Film), Salute to Duke Ellington (1950), Nutcracker Sweeties (2006, TV Movie), Say Brother (1970, TV Show), Change of Mind (1969), Paris Blues (1961), The Asphalt Jungle (1961, TV Show), Anatomy of a Murder (1959), Many Happy Returns (1934), Masks and Memories (1934, Short Film), Darker Than You Think (2016), Frauenherzen (2014), Whiplash (2014), The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014, TV Show), The New York Review of Books: A 50 Year Argument (2014), 42 (2013), American Hustle (2013), Paris à tout prix (2013), The Mark of Beauty (2013), No Kaddish in Carmarthen (2013), The Swing of Things (2013), Gambit (2012), The Master (2012), Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries (2012, TV Show), The Artist and the Model (2012), Ginger & Rosa (2012), Three Vignettes (2012), Mildred Pierce (2011, TV Show), The Artist (2011), Friends with Kids (2011), Magic Trip (2011), American Horror Story (2011, TV Show), The Fairy (2011), The Pacific (2010, TV Show), Boardwalk Empire (2010, TV Show), On Tour (2010), He’s Just Not That Into You (2009), Up in the Air (2009), The National Parks: America’s Best Idea (2009, TV Show), Johnny Mercer: The Dream’s on Me (2009, TV Movie), Be Kind Rewind (2008), Two Lovers (2008), A Christmas Tale (2008), Breaking Bad (2008, TV Show), Eli Stone (2008, TV Show), X Factor (2008, TV Show), King of California (2007), Ocean’s Thirteen (2007), The Great Debaters (2007), Banda sonora (2007, TV Show), Does Your Soul Have a Cold? (2007), Breakfast on Pluto (2005), Munich (2005), Prime (2005), Rumor Has It… (2005), The Lost City (2005), The White Countess (2005), Dancing with the Stars (2005, TV Show), It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005, TV Show), So You Think You Can Dance (2005, TV Show), Melinda and Melinda (2004), The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004), The Notebook (2004), Bright Young Things (2003), Mona Lisa Smile (2003), The Human Stain (2003), The Matrix Revolutions (2003), Angels in America (2003, TV Show), Cold Case (2003, TV Show), The Blues (2003, TV Show), Ben Webster (2003, TV Movie), Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (2002), Hart’s War (2002), Minority Report (2002), American Idol (2002, TV Show), Comedian (2002), An American Rhapsody (2001), Angel Eyes (2001), Ocean’s Eleven (2001), The Curse of the Jade Scorpion (2001), One Night with Robbie Williams (2001, TV Movie), Crossing Jordan (2001, TV Show), Desaliñada (2001, Short Film), Chocolat (2000), My Dog Skip (2000), Pollock (2000), The Legend of Bagger Vance (2000), The Yards (2000), The Last of the Blonde Bombshells (2000, TV Movie), Yksityisetsivän tytär (2000), Any Given Sunday (1999), Eyes Wide Shut (1999), Life (1999), Sweet and Lowdown (1999), The Green Mile (1999), The Matrix (1999), The Thirteenth Floor (1999), Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999, TV Movie), Independent Lens (1999, TV Show), The Sopranos (1999, TV Show), Neighborhoods: The Hidden Cities of San Francisco – The Fillmore (1999, TV Movie), Pitch People (1999), It All Came True (1998), Fallen Arches (1998), Living Out Loud (1998), Rounders (1998), Saving Private Ryan (1998), Sphere (1998), The Big Lebowski (1998), The Odd Couple II (1998), Nothing Too Good for a Cowboy (1998, TV Show), The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg (1998), Addicted to Love (1997), Double Tap (1997), Hoodlum (1997), Love Jones (1997), Metro (1997), Seven Years in Tibet (1997), The Harmonists (1997), Ulee’s Gold (1997), Oz (1997, TV Show), The Big One (1997), Lugosi: Hollywood’s Dracula (1997), Larger Than Life (1996), Swingers (1996), The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996), 7th Heaven (1996, TV Show), Devil in a Blue Dress (1995), Forget Paris (1995), Just Cause (1995), Let It Be Me (1995), Miami Rhapsody (1995), White Man’s Burden (1995), The Beatles Anthology (1995, TV Show), Bullets Over Broadway (1994), Corrina, Corrina (1994), The Hudsucker Proxy (1994), Bottle Rocket (1994, Short Film), Baseball (1994, TV Show), Bert (1994, TV Show), Rising Sun (1993), Short Cuts (1993), Swing Kids (1993), Lipstick on Your Collar (1993, TV Show), Late Show with David Letterman (1993, TV Show), Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993, TV Show), Bluesland: A Portrait in American Music (1993), Memory (1993, TV Movie), A League of Their Own (1992), En dag i oktober (1992), Glengarry Glen Ross (1992), Malcolm X (1992), Prelude to a Kiss (1992), The Mambo Kings (1992), White Men Can’t Jump (1992), Flirting (1991), Guilty by Suspicion (1991), He Said, She Said (1991), Oscar (1991), The Addams Family (1991), The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear (1991), The Rocketeer (1991), Wild Blade (1991), Alice (1990), Wild at Heart (1990), Strike It Rich (1990), White Hunter Black Heart (1990), Dolly and Her Lover (1990), Bloodhounds of Broadway (1989), Field of Dreams (1989), Harlem Nights (1989), The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989), The Toxic Avenger Part II (1989), When Harry Met Sally… (1989), Biloxi Blues (1988), Full Moon in Blue Water (1988), The Bengali Night (1988), Sunset (1988), Valentina (1988, TV Show), Envoyez les violons (1988), Let’s Get Lost (1988), Driving Me Crazy (1988), In the Mood (1987), Radio Days (1987), The Untouchables (1987), Dolly (1987, TV Show), Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling (1986), Miss Mary (1986), Tough Guys (1986), The Singing Detective (1986, TV Show), Royal Society Jazz Orchestra (1986, TV Movie), American Masters (1985, TV Show), Kerouac, the Movie (1985), Buddy Rich and His Band: Channel One Suite (1985), Maria’s Lovers (1984), The Cotton Club (1984), Let’s Spend the Night Together (1983), Frances (1982), Police Squad! (1982, TV Show), Reborn (1981), The 35th Annual Tony Awards (1981, TV Movie), Rough Cut (1980), Série noire (1979), Ecco noi per esempio… (1977), The Turning Point (1977), The Richard Pryor Show (1977, TV Show), The Muppet Show (1976, TV Show), The Sonny and Cher Show (1976, TV Show), Brother Can You Spare a Dime (1975), The Conversation (1974), Stranded in Canton (1974), England Made Me (1973), Teresa la ladra (1973), Duke Ellington… We Love You Madly (1973, TV Movie), The Catcher (1972, TV Movie), Great Performances (1971, TV Show), My Tongue Is -Quick! (1971), Adalen 31 (1969), Handicap (1968, Short Film), The Jonathan Winters Show (1967, TV Show), Center Stage (1967), The Sammy Davis, Jr. Show (1966, TV Show), A la memoria del autor (1966), Shindig! (1964, TV Show), The Danny Kaye Show (1963, TV Show), La revue des feuilletons (1963), All Night Long (1962), Boccaccio ’70 (1962), The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962, TV Show), Paris Blues (1961), The Last Time I Saw Archie (1961), The Avengers (1961, TV Show), The Mike Douglas Show (1961, TV Show), Glenn Miller Time (1961), Dante (1960, TV Show), Peter Gunn (1958, TV Show), Stars of Jazz (1958, TV Show), Jazz Party (1958, TV Show), A Hatful of Rain (1957), This Could Be the Night (1957), The Frank Sinatra Show (1957, TV Show), The Lux Show (1957, TV Show), The Bottom of the Bottle (1956), The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (1956, TV Show), The Nat King Cole Show (1956, TV Show), Deadline – U.S.A. (1952), Sophisticated Lady (1952), Solitude (1952), Half Angel (1951), No Way Out (1950), You Bet Your Life (1950, TV Show), Symphony in Swing (1949), Perry Como’s Kraft Music Hall (1948, TV Show), Date with Duke (1947, Short Film), The Dark Corner (1946), People Are Funny (1946), Breakin’ It Down (1946, Short Film), Man from Oklahoma (1945), The Mouse Comes to Dinner (1945, Short Film), War Comes to America (1945), Swingtime Holiday (1944, Short Film), Air Force (1943), Cabin in the Sky (1943), Reveille with Beverly (1943), So’s Your Uncle (1943), Harry Parry and His Radio Rhythm Club Septet (1943), Don’t Get Around Much Anymore (1943, Short Film), Jam Session (1942, Short Film), Bli-Bip (1942), Ice-Capades (1941), The Shining Hour (1938), Hit Parade of 1937 (1937), Underworld (1937), Symphony in Black: A Rhapsody of Negro Life (1935, Short Film), Roof Tops of Manhattan (1935, Short Film), Masks and Memories (1934, Short Film), Advice to the Lovelorn (1933), Betty Boop’s May Party (1933, Short Film), A Bundle of Blues (1933, Short Film), Check and Double Check (1930), Black and Tan (1929, Short Film), Leo Reisman and His Hotel Brunswick Orchestra in Rhythms (1929), Timex All-Star Jazz Show (-, TV Show), Show Time at the Apollo (-, TV Show), Vaudeville (-), America’s Book of Secrets (2012, TV Show), Improvisation (2004), Memories of Duke (1980), On the Road with Duke Ellington (1974), Iltatähti (1974, TV Show), Duke Ellington… We Love You Madly (1973, TV Movie), 3. November 1973 (1973), Timex All Star Swing Festival (1972, TV Movie), Parkinson (1971, TV Show), This Is Your Life (1971, TV Show), Happy Days (1970, TV Show), …And Beautiful II (1970, TV Movie), Music on 2 (1970), The David Frost Show (1969, TV Show), Frost on Saturday (1968, TV Show), Newport Jazz Festival (1968, TV Movie), NET Festival (1968), The Joey Bishop Show (1967, TV Show), Center Stage (1967), The Jackie Gleason Show (1966, TV Show), NET Playhouse (1966, TV Show), The Strolling ’20s (1966, TV Movie), The Dean Martin Show (1965, TV Show), Noche del sábado (1965, TV Show), Tempo (1965, TV Show), That Regis Philbin Show (1964, TV Show), Jazz 625 (1964, TV Show), Freedom Spectacular (1964, TV Movie), Duke Ellington: Live in Montreal (1964), Here’s Edie (1963, TV Show), The Keefe Brasselle Show (1963, TV Show), The Merv Griffin Show (1962, TV Show), The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962, TV Show), Here’s Hollywood (1960, TV Show), Schlager-Raketen (1960), Sunday Showcase (1959, TV Show), The Bell Telephone Hour (1959, TV Show), Spectacular (1959, TV Show), The Garry Moore Show (1958, TV Show), The Patti Page Oldsmobile Show (1958, TV Show), Monitor (1958, TV Show), The Jack Paar Tonight Show (1957, TV Show), The Twentieth Century (1957, TV Show), The Steve Allen Plymouth Show (1956, TV Show), Rock ‘n’ Roll Revue (1955), Frankie Laine Time (1955, TV Show), Wide Wide World (1955, TV Show), Music 55 (1955, TV Show), Person to Person (1953, TV Show), The Jackie Gleason Show (1952, TV Show), Sophisticated Lady (1952), Solitude (1952), Caravan (1952), Mood Indigo (1952), The Red Skelton Hour (1951, TV Show), Kreisler Bandstand (1951, TV Show), V.I.P.’s Boogie (1951), What’s My Line? (1950, TV Show), Songs for Sale (1950, TV Show), The Faye Emerson Show (1950, TV Show), Salute to Duke Ellington (1950), The Buick-Berle Show (1948, TV Show), The Ed Sullivan Show (1948, TV Show), Date with Duke (1947, Short Film), Cabin in the Sky (1943), Upbeat in Music (1943, Short Film), Jam Session (1942, Short Film), Flamingo (1942), I Got It Bad & That Ain’t Good (1942), Hot Chocolate (1941), Verdensberømtheder i København (1939), Symphony in Black: A Rhapsody of Negro Life (1935, Short Film), Murder at the Vanities (1934), Hollywood on Parade No. A-9 (1933), A Bundle of Blues (1933, Short Film), Late Night Lineup (-, TV Show), Showtime, U.S.A. (-, TV Show), Timex All-Star Jazz Show (-, TV Show), Show Time at the Apollo (-, TV Show)
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