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Cannonball Adderley (1928–1975)

Cannonball Adderley was born on September 15, 1928 in Tampa, Florida, USA as Julian Edwin Adderley. He was married to Olga James. He died on August 8, 1975 in Gary, Indiana, USA. See full bio »

Died:

(age 46) in Gary, Indiana, USA

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Filmography

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 2013 The Wolf of Wall Street (performer: "Mercy, Mercy, Mercy")
 2013 The Mark of Beauty (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Tokyo no mizube (2013) ... (performer: "I Cover The Water Front")
 2012/I Sparkle (performer: "Mercy, Mercy, Mercy")
 2007 Dexter (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- That Night, a Forest Grew (2007) ... (performer: "So What")
 2006 Weltberühmt in Österreich - 50 Jahre Austropop (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Zwischen Kommerz und Anspruch - Die Zukunft des Austropop (2006) ... (performer: "Mercy Mercy Mercy")
 2004 The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (performer: "I'll Close My Eyes")
 1994 3000 scénarios contre un virus (TV Series) (1 episode)
- La sirène (1994) ... (as Julian Cannonball Adderley, "Autumn Leaves")
 1971 Play Misty for Me (performer: "Country Preacher" - uncredited)
 1958 Jazz Party (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.23 (1958) ... (performer: "Fine and Dandy", "Body and Soul", "Cootie's Big Time Blues", "I Got It Bad (and That Ain't Good)", "Air Mail Special", "Bugle Call Rag")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

CD: "Cannonball Adderey: The Black Messiah". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Julian 'Cannonball' Adderley | Cannonball Adderley and His Quintet | Cannonball Adderley Quintet | Cannonball Adderly Quintet | Cannonball Adderley Sextet | Julian 'Cannonball' Adderley Sextet
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Trivia:

Nickname Cannonball is a corruption of the word "cannibal", a nickname acquired because of his large appetite as a youth. See more »

Nickname:

The New Bird See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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