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Toots Thielemans

AKA Jean-Baptiste Frédéric Isidor Thielemans

Born: 29-Apr-1922
Birthplace: Brussels, Belgium
Died: 22-Aug-2016
Location of death: Braine-l'Alleud, Belgium
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Jazz Musician

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Blues harmonica player

Wife: Netty de Greef (d. 1977 cancer)
Wife: Huguette Tuytschaever (Belgian artist)

    University: Université Libre de Bruxelles (dropped out)

    Naturalized US Citizen 1957
    NEA Jazz Master 2009

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