Grover Mitchell bio

Birth Name: Grover Mitchell

Occupation: Trombone Player

Place Of Birth: Alabama

Date Of Birth: March 17, 1930

Date Of Death: August 6, 2003

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Grover Mitchell was born on the 17th of March, 1930. He was best known for being a Trombone Player. A jazz trombonist who led the influential Count Basie orchestra after Basie’s death.

Grover Mitchell was born in Alabama. He studied the bugle and later switched to trombone during his school years. He joined Count Basie ‘s group in 1962 and stayed until the 1970s; coming back again only in 1995 as its third leader after Basie himself.

Grover Mitchell was a Pisces and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Grover Mitchell was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Grover Mitchell 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.


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


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

Associated with

Josh Holcomb

Trombone Player

Wycliffe Gordon

Trombone Player

Paco Barajas

Trombone Player

Personal Life

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

Grover Mitchell was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Grover Mitchell
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Grover Mitchell was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Grover Mitchell was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Grover Mitchell had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus 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.

Grover Mitchell’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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