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Goodman, Benny, 1909-1986

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Personal name headingGoodman, Benny, 1909-1986
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Variant(s)Dodge, Bill, 1909-1986
Goodman, Benjamin David, 1909-1986
Goodman, Benny David, 1909-1986
Jackson, John, 1909-1986
See alsoCorporate body: Benny Goodman Quintet
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Birth date1909-05-30
Death date1986-06-13
Place of birthChicago, Ill.
Place of deathNew York, N.Y.
Field of activityjazz
Profession or occupationclarinetist composer bandleader
Found inHis The kingdom of swing, c1939.
NY times index, 1986 (Goodman, Benny; d. in June, 1986 at age 77)
New Grove dict. of jazz (Goodman, Benny (Benjamin David); b. May 30, 1909, Chicago, d. June 13, 1986, New York; clarinetist, composer, and bandleader)
Goodman, B. Bill Dodge and his orchestra, vol. 1 [SR] 196-: label (Bill Dodge; aka Benny Goodman, leader)
Wilson, T. Sailin' [SR] 1937: label (John Jackson)
Rust, B. Jazz records, 1897-1942: p. 1732 (Benny Goodman, clarinet, as John Jackson)