Leonard Feather's Encyclopedia of Jazz reference books were the primary source for my information listed here. Special thanks also, to Ron Hearn, Bruce Tater, and Dick LaPalm for the many updates they included.
To be included:
If you want to have your special day included, send me the pertinent info to firstname.lastname@example.org
You MUST include your birth year, birthplace, instrument(s), and whether you are an arranger, composer, and/or educator.