Jimmy Yancey

Jimmy Yancey bio

Birth Name: Jimmy Yancey

Occupation: Pianist

Place Of Birth: Chicago

Date Of Birth: February 20, 1894

Date Of Death: September 17, 1951

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

Jimmy Yancey was born on the 20th of February, 1894. He was popular for being a Pianist. American boogie-woogie pianist who was a pioneer of rapid-style piano playing in the early 20th century.

Jimmy Yancey was born in Chicago. He started performing with his father, a guitarist, as a child. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986.

Jimmy Yancey was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Jimmy Yancey was born in 1890s.

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

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Personal Life

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

Jimmy Yancey was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Jimmy Yancey
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Jimmy Yancey 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: Jimmy Yancey was born in the Year of the Tiger. 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: Jimmy Yancey 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.

Jimmy Yancey’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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