Rahsaan Roland Kirk

Rahsaan Roland Kirk bio

Birth Name: Rahsaan Roland Kirk

Occupation: Flute Player

Place Of Birth: Columbus

Date Of Birth: August 7, 1935

Date Of Death: December 5, 1977

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Rahsaan Roland Kirk was born on the 7th of August, 1935. He was best known for being a Flute Player. Flautist and tenor saxophonist who was known for his stage presence, which included improvisations and political rants.

Rahsaan Roland Kirk was born in Columbus. He went blind when he was young due to poor medical treatment. He typically appeared on stage with all three horns hanging around his neck, as well as a variety of other instruments, including flutes and whistles and one of his more well known techniques was to sing or hum into the flute at the same time as playing.

Rahsaan Roland Kirk was a Leo and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Rahsaan Roland Kirk 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.

Rahsaan Roland Kirk 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.


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

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Thijs Van Leer

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Personal Life

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

Rahsaan Roland Kirk was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Rahsaan Roland Kirk
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Rahsaan Roland Kirk was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Rahsaan Roland Kirk was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Rahsaan Roland Kirk had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Rahsaan Roland Kirk’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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