Cat Anderson

Cat Anderson bio

Birth Name: William Alonzo Anderson

Occupation: Trumpet Player

Place Of Birth: South Carolina

Date Of Birth: September 12, 1916

Date Of Death: April 29, 1981

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

Cat Anderson was born on the 12th of September, 1916. He was known for being a Trumpet Player. Trumpeter and performer with Duke Ellington ‘s orchestra known for his more than five octave range.

Cat Anderson was born in South Carolina. He learned how to play trumpet at the Jenkins Orphanage where he grew up; he first recorded with the Carolina Cotton Pickers. He was known also for his half-valve, as well as plunger mute, playing styles.

Cat Anderson was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William Alonzo Anderson 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Cat Anderson was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: William Alonzo Anderson
NICKNAME: Cat Anderson
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Cat Anderson was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Cat Anderson was born in the Year of the Tiger. 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: Cat Anderson had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Cat Anderson’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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