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Fats Navarro

AKA Theodore Navarro

Born: 24-Sep-1923
Birthplace: Key West, FL
Died: 7-Jul-1950
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: Tuberculosis

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Occupation: Jazz Musician

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Be-bop jazz trumpeter

Severe heroin addiction affected his health and prevented him from touring.

    Tadd Dameron Sextet (1948-49)
    Billy Eckstein Band Principal Trumpet (1945-46)
    Andy Kirk Band (1943-44)
    Risk Factors: Heroin

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