Junior Walker bio

Birth Name: Junior Walker

Occupation: Jazz Singer

Place Of Birth: Arkansas

Date Of Birth: June14, 1931

Date Of Death: November 23, 1995

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Junior Walker was born on the 14th of June, 1931. He was best known for being a Jazz Singer. Singer and saxophonist who recorded chart-topping R&B hits like “Shotgun” as the leader of Junior Walker & the All Stars. The song was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2002.

Junior Walker was born in Arkansas. He formed his first band, The Jumping Jacks, at age fourteen. His music has been featured on the soundtracks to films like Tapeheads and Desperately Seeking Susan.

Junior Walker was a Gemini and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Junior Walker 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.

Junior Walker 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.


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Junior Walker was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Junior Walker
AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation
DEATH DAY:Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Junior Walker was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Junior Walker was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Junior Walker had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Junior Walker’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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