Chick Webb

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Birth Name: Chick Webb

Occupation: Drummer

Place Of Birth: Baltimore

Date Of Birth: February 10, 1905

Date Of Death: June 16, 1939

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Chick Webb was born on the 10th of February, 1905. He was best known for being a Drummer. Jazz and swing music drummer who played with the Chick Webb band, which featured the then-unknown Ella Fitzgerald .

Chick Webb was born in Baltimore. He worked as a newspaper boy. His first professional drumming gig happened when he was eleven years old. He rejected the suggestion that he should retire in 1938 when his health was rapidly failing because he knew his band needed to work after the Great Depression had wreaked havoc on the group.

Chick Webb was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Chick Webb was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Chick Webb 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".


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

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Chick Webb was born in the Year of the Serpent.

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REAL NAME: Chick Webb
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius



Zodiac Sign: Chick Webb was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Chick Webb was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

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

Chick Webb’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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