Sonny Stitt

Sonny Stitt bio

Birth Name: Sonny Stitt

Occupation: Saxophonist

Place Of Birth: Boston

Date Of Birth: February 2, 1924

Date Of Death: July 22, 1982

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

Sonny Stitt was born on the 2nd of February, 1924. He was best known for being a Saxophonist. Nicknamed the Lone Wolf because of his solitary dedication to his music, Stitt was a jazz and bop musician who recorded more than one hundred albums.

Sonny Stitt was born in Boston. He met Charlie Parker in 1943 and he started recording with Dizzy Gillespie and Stan Getz a few years later. He and Gene Ammons were an inseparable musical partnership for many years.

Sonny Stitt was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Sonny Stitt was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Sonny Stitt 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Sonny Stitt was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Sonny Stitt
NICKNAME: Sonny Stitt
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Sonny Stitt was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Sonny Stitt was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Sonny Stitt had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune 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.

Sonny Stitt’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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