Miles Dewey Davis III (May 1926 was a very versatile and innovative American jazz musician, trumpeter, bandleader, and composer. Widely considered one of the most influential American born musicians of the century.
Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, Count Basie, and other jazz greats at Gjon Mili’s Studio in New York in Pictured: The great pianist Mary Lou Williams appears satisfied with the way the night is proceeding, (Gjon Mili—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)
Frederick Dewayne "Freddie" Hubbard was an American jazz trumpeter. He was known primarily for playing in the bebop, hard bop and post bop styles from the early and on. Born: April Indianapolis Died: December Sherman Oaks Last album: On The Real Side