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Oscar Peterson’s height is 6ft 3in (1.90 m)

Oscar Emmanuel Peterson, CC, CQ, OOnt (August 15, 1925 – December 23, 2007) was a Canadian jazz pianist and composer. He was called the “Maharaja of the keyboard” by Duke Ellington, but simply “O.P.” by his friends. He released over 200 recordings, won eight Grammy Awards, and received numerous other awards and honours. He is considered to have been one of the greatest jazz pianists, and played thousands of concerts worldwide in a career lasting more than 60 years.

Oscar Peterson

First Name: Oscar
Middle Name: Emmanuel
Last Name: Peterson
Birth Full Name: Oscar Emmanuel Peterson, CC, CQ, O.Ont.
Other Names: Maharaja of the Keyboard,O.P.,The Brown Bomber of Boogie-Woogie
Born: 15 August, 1925
Birthplace: Montreal, QC
Died: 23 December, 2007
Death Location: Mississauga, ON, Canada
Cause of Death: Kidney Failure & Stroke Complications
Height: 6ft 3in (1.90 m)
Build: Large
Hair Color: Black
Astrological Sign: Leo
Sexuality: Straight
Religion: Christian
Ethnicity: Black
Nationality: Canadian
High School: Montreal High School, Montreal, QC
Occupation: Musician, composer
Genre: Jazz,bebop,hard bop,third stream,blues
Music Genre: Jazz, Piano
Filmography: 34 South (2004), Oscar Peterson’s Canadiana Suite (1979, TV Movie), Magic Graz (1972, Short Film), Oscar Peterson’s Canadiana Suite (1979, TV Movie), The Silent Partner (1978), Fields of Endless Day (1978), Play It Again, Sam (1972), Les tricheurs (1958), The Tender Game (1958, Short Film), Begone Dull Care (1949, Short Film), Le Paradis (2014), American Hustle (2013), The Mark of Beauty (2013), The Missing Person (2009), It’s Complicated (2009), Fringe (2008, TV Show), This Christmas (2007), Criminal (2004), The Blues (2003, TV Show), Six Feet Under (2001, TV Show), Any Given Sunday (1999), That Old Feeling (1997), Trial and Error (1997), Corrina, Corrina (1994), Baseball (1994, TV Show), Indecent Proposal (1993), Bright Lights, Big City (1988), Fritz the Cat (1972), Play It Again, Sam (1972), Peterson Plays Farnon… …Plays Peterson (1969), The Jonathan Winters Show (1967, TV Show), Fanfare (1965, TV Show), Improvisation (2004), Life and Times (1996, TV Show), In the Key of Oscar (1992), The 34th Annual Grammy Awards (1992, TV Movie), The Unforgettable Nat ‘King’ Cole (1989, TV Movie), American Masters (1985, TV Show), Today’s Special (1981, TV Show), The 21st Annual Grammy Awards (1979, TV Movie), Steve & Eydie Celebrate Irving Berlin (1978, TV Movie), Oscar Peterson Invites… (1977, TV Show), Numéro 1 (1975, TV Show), The Lively Arts (1975, TV Show), Iltatähti (1974, TV Show), In Concert (1974), The David Frost Show (1969, TV Show), Wünsch dir was (1969, TV Show), Della (1969, TV Show), Peterson Plays Farnon… …Plays Peterson (1969), Newport Jazz Festival (1968, TV Movie), Omnibus (1967, TV Show), The Jonathan Winters Show (1967, TV Show), The London Palladium Show (1966, TV Show), BBC Show of the Week (1965, TV Show), The Danny Kaye Show (1963, TV Show), The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962, TV Show), The Lively Ones (1962, TV Show), The Nat King Cole Show (1956, TV Show), Music 55 (1955, TV Show)
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