Mar. 14th, 1933
Chicago, Illinois, USA
5' 6 1/2"
Quincy Jones' Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
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- Quincy Jones received the John F. Kennedy Center Honors in 2001. He also produced and directed the "We Are the World" video in 1985 after the American Music Awards show.
- His production company, partnered with former news executive David Saltzman, also produces _"Jenny Jones" (1991)_ (qv), and _"MADtv" (1995)_ (qv).
- He appeared in the music video and was the conductor and producer of the song "We Are The World."
- Shares a birthday with 'Mercedes McNab' (qv), 'Taylor Hanson' (qv), 'Kylie Tyndall' (qv) and 'Keaton Tyndall' (qv), 'Chris Klein (I)' (qv), & 'Michael Caine (I)' (qv)
- Godfather of singer 'Patti Austin' (qv).
- (1996) Chosen by People (USA) magazine as one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world
- At 17, he began his career playing trumpet and arranging for 'Lionel Hampton' (qv), and later 'Count Basie' (qv), 'Frank Sinatra' (qv), 'Dinah Washington' (qv), 'Sarah Vaughan (I)' (qv), 'Dizzy Gillespie' (qv), and 'Peggy Lee (I)' (qv).
- Godfather of 'Nicole Richie' (qv).