Michael Brecker

Michael Brecker bio

Birth Name: Michael Leonard Brecker

Occupation: Saxophonist

Place Of Birth: PA

Date Of Birth: March 29, 1949

Date Of Death: January 13, 2007

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Michael Brecker was born on the 29th of March, 1949. He was known for being a Saxophonist. Fifteen-time Grammy Award winner and Down Beat Jazz Hall of Fame inductee who was given an honorary degree from Berklee College of Music.

Michael Brecker was born in PA. He played saxophone in school and moved to New York City in 1969, where he got his first gig with the jazz rock band Dreams. He was a member of the Saturday Night Live band in the 1980s.

Michael Brecker was a Aries and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Michael Brecker was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Michael Leonard Brecker is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


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

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Personal Life

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Michael Brecker was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Michael Leonard Brecker
NICKNAME: Michael Leonard Brecker, Michael Brecker
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Michael Brecker was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Michael Brecker was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Michael Brecker had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Michael Brecker’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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