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Cal Tjader

AKA Callen R. Tjader

Born: 16-Jul-1925
Birthplace: St. Louis, MO
Died: 5-May-1982
Location of death: Manila, Philippines
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Cremated (ashes scattered at Big Sur)

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Latin-jazz bandleader

Military service: US Army (1943-45, WWII)

Brother: Curry Tjader (musician)

    University: San Jose State College (transferred)
    University: San Francisco State College

    Grammy Best Latin Recording (1980)

    For Singles Only (5-Jun-1968) · Himself
    The Big Beat (Feb-1958) · Himself

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