Jackie McLean

Jackie McLean bio

Birth Name: Jackie McLean

Occupation: Saxophonist

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: May 17, 1931

Date Of Death: March 31, 2006

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Multiracial

Nationality: American

Jackie McLean was born on the 17th of May, 1931. He was known for being a Saxophonist. Jazz alto saxophonist who is a DownBeat Hall of Famer, decorated for his exceptional musical talent and his contributions to jazz.

Jackie McLean was born in New York. He was taught music by his father, his godfather, and some of his famous neighbors like Charlie Parker. He later played in a band with Sonny Rollins . He was the recipient of a 2001 American Jazz Masters fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Jackie McLean was a Taurus and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Jackie McLean 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.

Jackie McLean 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.


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Jackie McLean was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Jackie McLean
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation



Zodiac Sign: Jackie McLean was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Jackie McLean was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Jackie McLean had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Jackie McLean’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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