Al Hirt

Al Hirt bio

Birth Name: Al Hirt

Occupation: Trumpet Player

Place Of Birth: New Orleans

Date Of Birth: November 7, 1922

Date Of Death: April 27, 1999

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Al Hirt was born on the 7th of November, 1922. He was famous for being a Trumpet Player. New Orleans trumpeter who recorded the Dixieland hit “Java” in 1964.

Al Hirt was born in New Orleans. He started playing during horse races when he was sixteen and would continue to do so for over sixty years. Many people referred to him as The Round Mound of Sound.

Al Hirt was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Al Hirt was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Al Hirt is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Al’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Al Hirt’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Al Hirt’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Al Hirt kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Al Hirt was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

NICKNAME: Jumbo, The Round Mound of Sound
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Al Hirt was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Al Hirt was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Al Hirt had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Al Hirt’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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