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
- Godfather of singer 'Patti Austin' (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.
- Inducted into the Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame in 1988.
- Awarded the Polar Music Prize, the Royal Swedish Academy of Music Award, in 1994.
- With Jeri Caldwell, is the father of jazz vocalist Jolie Jones Levine.
- He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 1500 Vine Street in Hollywood, California.
- Godfather of 'Nicole Richie' (qv).
- Father of 'Quincy Jones III' (qv) and Martina Jones with 'Ulla Andersson' (qv).