Cab Calloway

Cab Calloway
1907 - 1994

Cab Calloway  American Singer


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Rest in peace.


Cab Calloway was previously married to Zulme Macneal (1949 - 1994) and Wenonah Conacher (1926 - 1948).

Cab Calloway was in a relationship with Zelma Proctor (1925 - 1927).


American Singer Cab Calloway was born Cabell Calloway III on 25th December, 1907 in Rochester, New York, USA and passed away on 18th Nov 1994 Hockessin, Delaware, USA aged 86. He is most remembered for Minnie the Moocher. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Cab Calloway is a member of the following lists: Epic Records artists, Bell Records artists and Columbia Records artists.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating1 2 years - -
Married2 46 years, 7 months 34 years, 2 months 21 years, 9 months
Total3 46 years, 7 months 23 years, 5 months 2 years


First Name Cab
Last Name Calloway
Full Name at Birth Cabell Calloway III
Alternative Name The "King of Hi-De-Ho, Cabell Calloway, Hi-De-Ho Man
Age 86 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th December, 1907
Birthplace Rochester, New York, USA
Died 18th November, 1994
Place of Death Hockessin, Delaware, USA
Cause of Death Stroke
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Religion Anglican / Episcopalian
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
High School Frederick Douglass High School, Baltimore, MD (1927)
University Crane College (now Malcolm X College)
Occupation Text Bandleader, singer, songwriter, dancer, actor
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Minnie the Moocher
Music Genre (Text) Jazz, Blues, Swing, Big band
Music Genre Jazz
Year(s) Active 1930–1994, 1930–94, 1927–1994
Music Style Big Band, Swing, Jive, Vocal Jazz
Music Mood Party/Celebratory, Exuberant, Confident, Boisterous, Carefree, Cheerful, Sophisticated, Amiable/Good-Natured, Witty, Rollicking, Gleeful, Whimsical, Theatrical, Happy, Playful, Freewheeling, Fun, Irreverent, Elegant, Humorous
Instrument Leader, Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals
Associated Acts The Cab Calloway Orchestra
Official Websites,,,,,
Friend Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer

Cabell "Cab" Calloway III (December 25, 1907 – November 18, 1994) was an American jazz singer, dancer, bandleader and actor. He was associated with the Cotton Club in Harlem, New York City, where he was a regular performer and became a popular vocalist of the swing era. His niche of mixing jazz and vaudeville won him acclaim during a career that spanned over 65 years.

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Cab Calloway86 CapricornSinger
Zulme Macneal93 VirgoGovernment
Wenonah Conacher-
Zelma Proctor-


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
CamayFemaleZelma Proctor
Cabella CatherineFemale18th May, 195269 years oldZulme Macneal


The Blues Brothers1980CurtisMovie
Flying High1978PianistTV Show
The Love Boat1977Lionel J. BigelowTV Show
The Great Balloon Race1977Movie
Harry O1973Chuck HenryTV Show
Madigan1972Doc PizerTV Show
The Littlest Angel1969GabrielTV Movie
The Cincinnati Kid1965YellerMovie
Schlager-Raketen1960Sänger, SelfMovie
St. Louis Blues1958BladeMovie
Hi-De-Ho1947Cab CallowayMovie
Don't Be a Joe1947Short Film
Sensations of 19451944Cab Calloway (as Cab Calloway and His Band)Movie
Stormy Weather1943Cab CallowayMovie
Meet the Maestros1938Band Leader, ZaZuZaz numberShort Film
Manhattan Merry-Go-Round1937Cotton Club Orchestra Leader (uncredited)Movie
The Singing Kid1936Cotton Club Band LeaderMovie
Betty Boop's Rise to Fame1934Old Man (voice, uncredited)Short Film
Cab Calloway's Hi-De-Ho1934Cab CallowayShort Film
International House1933Cab CallowayMovie
Snow-White1933Koko the Clown (voice, uncredited)Short Film
The Old Man of the Mountain1933Cab Calloway & Old ManShort Film
The Big Broadcast1932Cab Calloway (uncredited)Movie
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Posted commentsView all comments (4)

H2OJul 15, 2011

What a dancer. He is missed.

misscowmisscowMay 17, 2010

Cab Calloway one of the Cotton`s Club`s best Orchestra`s .

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