Quincy Jones

Quincy Jones

Age
81
Birthday
Mar. 14th, 1933
Born in
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Height
5' 6 1/2"

Quincy Jones' Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
African American Lives TV Show
African American Lives
America's Top 10 TV Show
America's Top 10
 

Main Movie Roles

2014 - Keep on Keepin' On
2002 - Austin Powers in Goldmember
1999 - Fantasia/2000
1978 - The Wiz

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Himself - Music Producer (segment "Ray Charles")
2
Himself (Voiced)
1
Les Appleton
1
Himself - Guest
1
Guest
1
Musical Guest
1
Dan Webster
1
[Complete List]



BIOGRAPHY:




TRIVIA:
  • 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).
  • With Carol Reynolds, is the father of Rachel Jones.
  • Father, with 'Peggy Lipton' (qv), of actresses 'Kidada Jones' (qv) (born 1974) and 'Rashida Jones' (qv) (born 1975).
  • His production company, partnered with former news executive David Saltzman, also produces _"Jenny Jones" (1991)_ (qv), and _"MADtv" (1995)_ (qv).
  • Son of Quincy Delight Jones and wife Sarah Frances Wells, the daughter of ... Welles and wife Mary Belle Lanier, who in turn was the illegitimate daughter by an unknown woman of James Balance Lanier (himself the second cousin four times removed of President George Washington through the Washington line, being also related to 'Lee Marvin' (qv) and Senator 'John McCain (I)' (qv)).
  • Father of 'Quincy Jones III' (qv) and Martina Jones with 'Ulla Andersson' (qv).
  • 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.
  • Awarded the Polar Music Prize, the Royal Swedish Academy of Music Award, in 1994.


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