Bandleader and clarinetist who defined the Swing Era of music. He was appropriately known as the King of Swing. Benny Goodman was born on May 30, 1909 in Chicago, IL. He was also known for his classical recordings, the first of which was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart‘s Clarinet Quintet in A major, which he recorded with the Budapest Quartet in April 1938. He joined one of Chicago’s top bands at 16, the Ben Pollack Orchestra. He himself would have one of the greatest bands of the 1930s, and his Carnegie Hall concert of 1938 was largely credited with making jazz a respectable genre of music. Scroll below and check our most recent updates about Benny Goodman Net Worth, Salary, Biography, Age, Career, Wiki. Also discover more details information about Current Net worth as well as Monthly/Year Salary, Expense, Income Reports!

He grew up with 11 other siblings in a poor Jewish family that had immigrated to the United States from the Russian Empire. He married Alice Hammond Duckworth on March 21, 1942, and they had two daughters together. He has not shared about He's parent's name. We will update Family, Sibling, Spouse and Children's information. Right now, we don't have much information about Education Life.

First NameBenny
Last NameGoodman
ProfessionClarinet Player
DiedJun 13, 1986 ( age 77)
Birthday & Zodiac
Birth SignGemini
Birth DateMay 30, 1909
BirthdayMay 30
Birth PlaceChicago, IL
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He appeared in The Big Broadcast of 1937, Syncopation, The Powers Girl, and many other musical features. His life was dramatized in 1955 in The Benny Goodman Story starring Steve Allen and Donna Reed. You may read full biography about Benny Goodman Biography & Net Worth

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Income SourcePrimary Income source Clarinet Player (profession).

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