Arthur Blythe

Arthur Blythe bio

Birth Name: Arthur Blythe

Occupation: Saxophonist

Place Of Birth: California

Date Of Birth: May 7, 1940

Date Of Death: March 27, 2017

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Arthur Blythe was born on the 7th of May, 1940. He was known for being a Saxophonist. Alto saxophonist renowned within the post-bop subgenre of jazz who worked with the Gil Evans Orchestra and the World Saxophone Quartet.

Arthur Blythe was born in California. He started playing R&B saxophone at age nine until he discovered jazz when he was a teenager. His albums The Grip and Metamorphosis feature highly technical free jazz.

Arthur Blythe was a Taurus and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Arthur Blythe was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Arthur Blythe is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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

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Personal Life

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

Arthur Blythe was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Arthur Blythe
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Arthur Blythe was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Arthur Blythe was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Arthur Blythe had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Arthur Blythe’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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