Fletcher Henderson

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Birth Name: Fletcher Henderson

Occupation: Pianist

Place Of Birth: Cuthbert

Date Of Birth: December 18, 1897

Date Of Death: December 29, 1952

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

Fletcher Henderson was born on the 18th of December, 1897. He was popular for being a Pianist. Influential musician who contributed greatly to the evolution of big band jazz and swing music in the United States.

Fletcher Henderson was born in Cuthbert. He originally intended to pursue a career in chemistry, but because of his race, he realized his options would be limited. He had many musical luminaries in his band around 1925, including Coleman Hawkins, Louis Armstrong, Charlie Dixon, Kaiser Marshall, Buster Bailey, Elmer Chambers, Charlie Green, Ralph Escudero, and Don Redman .

Fletcher Henderson was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Fletcher Henderson was born in 1890s.

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

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Personal Life

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

Fletcher Henderson was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Fletcher Henderson
NICKNAME: “Smack” Henderson
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Fletcher Henderson was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Fletcher Henderson was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Fletcher Henderson had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Fletcher Henderson’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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