Date of Arrival : 29 April 1899
Date of Departure : 24 May 1974
Cause of death : Pneumonia, Lung cancer
Place of Death :New York
Resting place : Washington, D.C.
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Ethnicity : Armenian
Alma mater/Profession : None
Political movement : None
Religion : Sacred Concerts
Spouse(s) : Edna Thompson, Mildred Dixon
Children : Beatrice Ellis, Mercer Kennedy Ellington
Parents :Father;James Edward Ellington Mother:Daisy Kennedy
Known for :
Edward Kennedy Ellington was an American jazz composer and a performer who continues to be a great name in the history of jazz.