Erroll Garner, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Erroll Garner

American musician

Date of Birth: 15-Jun-1923

Place of Birth: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Date of Death: 02-Jan-1977

Profession: composer, pianist, jazz musician

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Gemini


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About Erroll Garner

  • Erroll Louis Garner (June 15, 1923 ÔÇô January 2, 1977; some sources say b.
  • 1921) was an American jazz pianist and composer known for his swing playing and ballads.
  • His best-known composition, the ballad "Misty", has become a jazz standard.
  • Scott Yanow of Allmusic calls him "one of the most distinctive of all pianists" and a "brilliant virtuoso." He received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6363 Hollywood Blvd.

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