Jessie Hill bio

Birth Name: Jessie Hill

Occupation: Blues Singer

Place Of Birth: Louisiana

Date Of Birth: December9, 1932

Date Of Death: September 17, 1996

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Jessie Hill was born on the 9th of December, 1932. He was popular for being a Blues Singer. Louisiana blues singer best remembered for the song Ooh Poo Pah Doo. The song sold over 800,000 copies upon its release and became an instant Mardi Gras favorite.

Jessie Hill was born in Louisiana. He started as a drummer, forming his own group in 1951. Ooh Poo Pah Doo broke the top 5 in the US Billboard R&B charts in 1960.

Jessie Hill was a Sagittarius and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Jessie Hill 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.

Jessie Hill 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.


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Jessie Hill was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Jessie Hill
AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN:Sagittarius



Zodiac Sign: Jessie Hill 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: Jessie Hill was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Jessie Hill 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.

Jessie Hill’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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