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Chick Webb

AKA William Henry Webb

Born: 10-Feb-1905
Birthplace: Baltimore, MD
Died: 16-Jun-1939
Location of death: Baltimore, MD
Cause of death: Complications of Surgery
Remains: Buried, Arbutus Memorial Park, Arbutus, MD

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Jazz Musician, Drummer

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Chick Webb Orchestra

His orchestra was the house band at the Savoy in Harlem, 1933-39.

Father: William H. Webb
Mother: Marie Johnson
Wife: Martha Loretta Ferguson ("Sallye", until his death)

    The Chick Webb Orchestra
    Risk Factors: Tuberculosis

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