Go to Bing homepage

American Composer

Duke Ellington

  • Apr 29, 1899 - May 24, 1974 (age 75)
  • 6' 1" (1.85 m)
Search the latest about Duke Ellington on Bing
2014
Nomination2014

Outstanding New Broadway Musical

Nominated for "After Midnight".
Outer Critics Circle Award
2012
America's Book of Secrets
TV ShowJan 21, 2012

America's Book of Secrets

From the facts behind the …
From the facts behind the NSA spying scandals ("Big Brother") and the Boston Bombings ("American Terrorists") to America's secret prisons, Scientology, the Gold conspiracy and America's doomsday plans, this series features in-depth interviews with top journalists, law enforcement officials and whistleblowers.
  • IMDb
2008
Cocktails for Two
AlbumJan 13, 2008

Cocktails for Two

Cocktails for Two released.
2005
Jazz Hour with Duke Ellington, Vol. 2: Jump for Joy
AlbumSep 23, 2005

Jazz Hour with Duke Ellington, Vol. 2: Ju…

Jazz Hour with Duke Ellington, Vol. 2: Jump for Joy released.
1999
Award1999

Pulitzer Prize Special Citations and Awards

Won Pulitzer Prize Special Citations and Awards.
1994
Nomination1994

Outstanding Music in a Play

Nominated for "Timon of Athens".
Drama Desk Award
1989
Nomination1989

Outstanding Musical

Nominated for "Black and Blue".
Drama Desk Award
1979
Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album
en.wikipedia.org
Award1979

Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album

Won award for "Duke Ellington at Fargo, 1940 Live".
Grammy Award
1976
Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album
en.wikipedia.org
Award1976

Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album

Won award for "The Ellington Suites".
Grammy Award
1974
Duke Ellington
PersonalMay 1974

Duke Ellington

Duke Ellington passed away.
1919
Mercer Ellington
ChildMarch 1919

Mercer Ellington

Mercer Kennedy Ellington (March 11, 1919 – February 8, 1996) …
Mercer Kennedy Ellington (March 11, 1919 – February 8, 1996) was an American musician, composer, and arranger.
  • Wikipedia
1918
Edna Thompson
MarriageJuly 1918

Edna Thompson

Married Edna Thompson.
92+ events

Popular music videos

Search popularity

Top search interest for Duke Ellington

  1. 01
    Maryland
    100
  2. 02
    Virginia
    90
  3. 03
    Georgia
    86
  4. 04
    Washington
    73
  5. 05
    New Jersey
    70
  • Data from
  • Wikipedia
  • IMDb
  • Musicbrainz
  • Netflix
  • Famousbirthdays
  • Geni
  • Tv
  • Freebase
  • Select images from
  • TiVo
Wikipedia text under CC-BY-SA license
Add Celeb
Suggested results
Miles Davis
Add
Benny Goodman
Add
Billie Holiday
Add
Mercer Ellington
Add