Miles Davis Rank
About Miles Davis
All that Jazz
Miles Davis was an American jazz trumpeter widely recognized for his innovations and significant contributions to the jazz genre, and is usually associated with the jazz acts the First Great Quintet and the Second Great Quintet of the 1950s and 1960s. For his career, Davis has a whopping 48 studio albums under his belt. His most known albums are Kind of Blue (1959) and Sketches of Spain (1960), which achieved quadruple-platinum and gold status, respectively, as well as Tutu (1986).
Davis has won eight Grammy Awards, both as a member of a group and as a solo performer, including the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award bestowed to him in 1990.
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Famous quotes by Miles Davis
Do not fear mistakes. There are none.Miles Davis
For me, music and life are all about style.Miles Davis
I'm always thinking about creating. My future starts when I wake up every morning... Every day I find something creative to do with my life.Miles Davis
F.A.Q. about Miles Davis
When is his birthday?
Miles Davis' birthday is on May 26, 1926.
In how many days is his birthday?
Miles' birthday is in 177 days
How old was Miles when he died?
He was 65 years old.
When did he die?
He died in September 28, 1991.
How old would he be today?
Miles Davis would be 95 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Miles from?
He was born in Alton, Illinois, U.S..
Miles Davis' Popularity
Miles Davis was a famous American trumpeter, bandleader, and composer, who was born on May 26, 1926. As a person born on this date, Miles Davis is listed in our database as the 8th most popular celebrity for the day (May 26) and the 8th most popular for the year (1926).
People born on May 26 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Miles Davis is the 290th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Miles Davis' birthday, Miles Davis is the 2314th most famous American and ranks 3rd in famous people born in Alton, Illinois, U.S.
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