Herschel Evans

Herschel Evans bio

Birth Name: Herschel Evans

Occupation: Saxophonist

Place Of Birth: Denton

Date Of Birth: March 9, 1909

Date Of Death: February 9, 1939

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Herschel Evans was born on the 9th of March, 1909. He was famous for being a Saxophonist. Part of the Count Basie Orchestra, his saxophone duets with fellow band member Lester Young became jazz standards.

Herschel Evans was born in Denton. He was working in Kansas City with the Count Basie Orchestra after they chose to expand because of their contract with Decca Records. He earned acclaim with the band because of his performances on “One O’Clock Jump,” “Doggin’ Around,” and arguably his best-known work in “Blue and Sentimental.”

Herschel Evans was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Herschel Evans was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Herschel Evans 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Herschel Evans was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Herschel Evans
NICKNAME: Herschel
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Herschel Evans 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: Herschel Evans was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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: Herschel Evans 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.

Herschel Evans’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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