Bunk Johnson

Bunk Johnson bio

Birth Name: Bunk Johnson

Occupation: Trumpet Player

Place Of Birth: New Orleans

Date Of Birth: December 27, 1879

Date Of Death: July 7, 1949

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Bunk Johnson was born on the 27th of December, 1879. He was famous for being a Trumpet Player. Jazz musician considered one of the best trumpeters of the early 1900s. He frequently collaborated with clarinetist George Lewis and with singer and fellow trumpeter Louis Armstrong .

Bunk Johnson was born in New Orleans. As a young man, he occasionally performed with a band led by clarinetist Buddy Bolden . After receiving a set of dentures and a new trumpet, he began recording music again in 1942.

Bunk Johnson was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Bunk Johnson was born in 1870s.

Bunk Johnson 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Bunk Johnson was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Bunk Johnson
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Bunk Johnson was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Bunk Johnson was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Bunk Johnson had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Bunk Johnson’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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