Mar. 14th, 1933
Chicago, Illinois, USA
5' 6 1/2"
Quincy Jones' Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2014 - Keep on Keepin' On
2013 - Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic
2013 - Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp
1999 - Fantasia 2000
1978 - The Wiz
Guest TV Roles
Himself - Music Producer (segment "Ray Charles")
Himself - Humanitarian Award Recipient
Himself - Guest
- Father of 'Quincy Jones III' (qv) and Martina Jones with 'Ulla Andersson' (qv).
- (1991-1997) Lived with 'Nastassja Kinski' (qv). 1 daughter, Kenya Julia Miambi Sarah Jones (b.1993).
- He appeared in the music video and was the conductor and producer of the song "We Are The World."
- Father, with 'Peggy Lipton' (qv), of actresses 'Kidada Jones' (qv) (born 1974) and 'Rashida Jones' (qv) (born 1975).
- He has never learned how to drive an automobile.
- (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).
- His production company, partnered with former news executive David Saltzman, also produces _"Jenny Jones" (1991)_ (qv), and _"MADtv" (1995)_ (qv).