Herb Jeffries

Herb Jeffries
1913 - 2014
Herb Jeffries  American Actor

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Herb Jeffries was previously married to Tempest Storm.


American Actor Herb Jeffries was born Umberto Alejandro Ballentino on 24th September, 1913 in Detroit, Michigan, USA and passed away on 25th May 2014 West Hills, Los Angeles, California, US aged 100. He is most remembered for Just to be in California. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Herb Jeffries is a member of the following lists: American singer-songwriters, People from Detroit and American country singers.


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First Name Umberto
Middle Name Alejandro
Last Name Ballentino
Full Name at Birth Umberto Alejandro Ballentino
Alternative Name Herbert Jeffries, Herb Jeffries, Herb Jeffrey, Bronze Buckaroo, Herbert Jeffrey, the Bronze Buckaroo, The Sepia Singing Cowboy, Umberto Alexander Valentino
Birthday 24th September, 1913
Birthplace Detroit, Michigan, USA
Died 25th May, 2014
Place of Death West Hills, Los Angeles, California, US
Buried Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Weight 190lbs (86 kg)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality American
Occupation Text Former actor, Singer, Songwriter, Composer, Director, Writer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Just to be in California
Music Genre (Text) Jazz, Popular
Year(s) Active 1933–1995
Record Label Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros.
Clothes Size 9
Shoe Size 12
Official Websites www.jazzbiographies.com/Biography.aspx?ID=175, www.imdb.com/name/nm0420370/
Family Member Savannah (wife)
Pets Dogs
Favorite Places Detroit, Lansing, Texas, Mexico, Chicago, Nashville, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, New York
Favorite Colors Black, Silver, Red, White, Grey, Brown
Favorite Accessories Sunglasses, Hats

Herb Jeffries (born Umberto Alexander Valentino; September 24, 1913 – May 25, 2014) was an American actor of film and television and popular music and jazz singer-songwriter, known for his baritone voice.

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Herb Jeffries100 LibraActor
Tempest Storm93 PiscesDancer


The Cherokee Kid1996Herb JeffriesTV Movie
Portrait of a Hitman1979Charlie BlueMovie
Twice in a Lifetime1974Hank DavisTV Movie
Jarrett1973KaroufiTV Movie
Chrome and Hot Leather1971NedMovie
Where's Huddles?1970Freight Train / Night TrainTV Show
Hawaii Five-O1968Professor Kung / Klosmosky / Professor / ...TV Show
The Name of the Game1968W.B. Keys / Deputy CoronerTV Show
I Dream of Jeannie1965Copter PilotTV Show
The Virginian1962Frank HammelTV Show
Calypso Joe1957Calypso JoeMovie
Disc Jockey1951Herb JeffriesMovie
Hollywood on Television1949Guest (1949)TV Show
Harlem Rides the Range1939Bob Blake (as Herbert Jeffrey)Movie
The Bronze Buckaroo1939Bob Blake (as Herbert Jeffrey)Movie
Two-Gun Man from Harlem1938Bob Blake / The Deacon (as Herbert Jeffrey)Movie
Rhythm Rodeo1938Singing CowboyMovie
Harlem on the Prairie1937Jeff Kincaid (as Herbert Jeffrey)Movie
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Hailey2009Hailey2009Jun 14, 2021

shared a link: https://aia.li/25727

Brooke G. MayoSep 10, 2009

Herb, talk about the SHIP Aho, Ronnie.

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