Kay Kyser bio

Birth Name: James King Kern Kyser

Occupation: Composer

Place Of Birth: North Carolina

Date Of Birth: June 18, 1905

Date Of Death: July 23, 1985

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Kay Kyser was born on the 18th of June, 1905. He was known for being a Composer. Bandleader and radio personality remembered for his Kay Kyser’s Kollege of Musical Knowledge broadcast and for his eleven #1 records.

Kay Kyser was born in North Carolina. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He was posthumously inducted into the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame in 1999.

Kay Kyser was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Kay Kyser was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

James King Kern Kyser 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".


Kay’s James King Kern Kyser attended University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.


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

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Personal Life

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

Kay Kyser was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: James King Kern Kyser
NICKNAME: Kay Kyser, The Ol’ Perfessor
RELIGION: Christian Science
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Kay Kyser 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: Kay Kyser was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Kay Kyser 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.

Kay Kyser’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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