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Sidney Catlett (1910–1951)

Sidney Catlett was born on January 10, 1910 in Evansville, Indiana, USA. He was an actor, known for Jammin' the Blues (1944), Boy! What a Girl! (1947) and Sepia Cinderella (1947). He died on March 25, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. See full bio »

Died:

(age 41) in Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Filmography

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 1947 Sepia Cinderella
Drummer - John Kirby Sextet (uncredited)
 1932 Smash Your Baggage (Short)
Drummer (uncredited)
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 1947 Boy! What a Girl! (performer: "Crazy riffin'")
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 1947 Boy! What a Girl!
Himself (as Big Sid Catlett)
 1944 Jammin' the Blues (Short)
Himself - on Drums
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 1993 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Benny Goodman: Adventures in the Kingdom of Swing (1993) ... Himself (as 'Big Sid' Catlett)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

'Big Sid' Catlett | Big Sid Catlett
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Trivia:

Was a member of "Louis Armstrong and his All-Stars." Jazz Drummer. See more »

Nickname:

Big Sid Catlett

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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