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Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974) was an American composer, pianist, and leader of a jazz orchestra, which he led from 1923 ...

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Marshal of the Royal Air Force Sir Edward Leonard Ellington, GCB, CMG, CBE ( 30 December 1877 – 13 June 1967) was a senior officer in the Royal Air Force.

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Duke Ellington, byname of Edward Kennedy Ellington, (born April 29, 1899, Washington, D.C., U.S.—died May 24, 1974, New York, N.Y.), American pianist who ...

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Born 29 April 1899 in Washington DC, composer, bandleader, and pianist Edward Kennedy ("Duke") Ellington was recognized in his lifetime as one of the ...

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Native son Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (1899-1974), the internationally renowned composer and musician, spent his teenage years at 1805 13th Street ...

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Guitarist Edward Kennedy Ellington II, Duke Ellington's grandson, leads the Ellington Legacy Band, a vital ensemble whose sole intent is to keep the maestro's ...

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On April 29, 1899, Edward Kennedy Ellington was born in Washington, D.C., to James Edward and Daisy Ellington. With his father, a Methodist, and his mother,  ...

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Ellington was the son of a White House butler, James Edward Ellington, and thus grew up in comfortable surroundings. He began piano lessons at age seven ...

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Edward Kennedy Ellington was born on April 29, 1899 at 1217 22nd Street NW, Washington D.C. His family had strong roots in Washington. His mother, Daisy ...