Will Bradley bio

Birth Name: Will Bradley

Occupation: Trombone Player

Place Of Birth: New Jersey

Date Of Birth: July12, 1912

Date Of Death: July 18, 1989

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Will Bradley was born on the 12th of July, 1912. He was popular for being a Trombone Player. Remembered for heading a boogie woogie group known as The Bradley Band, this trombone player and bandleader recorded the hit 1940 track “Beat Me Daddy, Eight to the Bar.” Bradley is also notable for his later work with Glenn Miller’s United States Air Force Band and with the studio band for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson .

Will Bradley was born in New Jersey. Before forming The Bradley Band in the late 1930s with jazz drummer Ray McKinley, Bradley performed as a trombonist on The CBS Saturday Night Swing Club. In the early 1940s, he served as the bandleader for CBS’s Summer Silver Theater program, hosted by Ed Sullivan .

Will Bradley was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Will Bradley was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Will Bradley 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".


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

Associated with

Josh Holcomb

Trombone Player

Wycliffe Gordon

Trombone Player

Paco Barajas

Trombone Player

Personal Life

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

Will Bradley was born in the Year of the Rat.

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Zodiac Sign: Will Bradley was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

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

Ruling Planet: Will Bradley had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Will Bradley’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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