Miles Davis  American Trumpeter

Current Status

Miles Davis passed away on 28th Sep 1991 aged 65.

Relationships

Miles Davis was previously married to Betty Davis (1966 - 1969) and Frances Taylor (1958).

He was also in relationships with Mitch Miller, Billy Eckstine, Sonny Rollins and Shirley Horn.

Miles Davis is rumoured to have hooked up with Devon Wilson.

About

Miles Davis is a 65 year old American Trumpeter. Born Miles Dewey Davis III on 25th May, 1926 in Alton, Illinois, USA, he is famous for Jazz trumpeter in a career that spans 1944–1975, 1980–1991. His zodiac sign is Gemini.

Miles Davis is a member of the following lists: ACT artists, Recipients of the Léonie Sonning Music Prize and 20th-century American male actors.

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Miles Davis65 GeminiTrumpeter
American
Cicely Tyson82 SagittariusActress
American
Betty Davis71 LeoSinger
American
Frances Taylor-Actress
Devon Wilson27 LibraPersonality
American
Mitch Miller99 CancerConductor
American
Billy Eckstine78 CancerVocalist
American
Sonny Rollins85 VirgoSaxophone
American
Shirley Horn71 TaurusVocalist
American

Discussions

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RoelMay 5, 2011

died on the day I was born. but what a legend! R.I.P

omarsclubFeb 17, 2011

musical legend

filmzillaDec 4, 2007

forgotten were margarite eskridge and jackie battle. margarite is erin davis` mom, miles` youngest son.


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Miles Davis

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Miles Dewey Davis III (May 26, 1926 – September 28, 1991) was an American jazz musician, trumpeter, bandleader, and composer. Widely considered one of the most influential and innovative musicians of the 20th century, Miles Davis was, together w...

Confirmed Relationships7
Longest Relationship18 yrs
Shortest Relationship3 yrs
Average Relationship Length3 yrs
Rumored Relationships1
First Name Miles
Last Name Davis
Full Name at Birth Miles Dewey Davis III
Age 65 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th May, 1926
Birthplace Alton, Illinois, USA
Died 28th September, 1991
Place of Death Santa Monica, California
Cause of Death Pneumonia
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Religion Muslim
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
University Juilliard School
Occupation Text Musician (bandleader, composer, trumpeter).
Occupation Trumpeter
Claim to Fame Jazz trumpeter
Music Genre (Text) Jazz, hard bop, bebop, cool jazz, modal, jazz fusion, jazz-rock, third stream, jazz-funk, jazz rap
Music Genre Jazz, Cool
Year(s) Active 1944–1975, 1980–1991
Music Style Pop/Rock, Jazz-Funk, Bop, Cool, Fusion, Hard Bop, Modal Music, Jazz-Rock, Post-Bop, Jazz Instrument, Trumpet Jazz, Classical
Music Mood Melancholy, Nocturnal, Elegant, Sophisticated, Intimate, Restrained, Manic, Confident, Reserved, Reflective, Lush, Elaborate, Ambitious, Atmospheric, Cerebral, Poignant, Complex, Bright, Cathartic, Rebellious, Stylish
Instrument Trumpet, Composer, Flugelhorn, Leader
Instrument (text) Trumpet, flugelhorn, piano, organ, synthesizer
Record Label Capitol Jazz/EMI, Columbia/CBS, Warner Bros. Dial Records, Birdland, Warner Bros., Dial Records
Associated Acts Billy Eckstine, Charlie Parker, Gerry Mulligan, Gil Evans, Miles Davis Quintet, Clark Terry, John Coltrane
Official Websites http://www.milesdavis.com/
Family Member Cheryl Davis (daughter), Gregory Davis (son), Miles Davis IV (son), Erin Davis (son)
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