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Al Hirt (1922–1999)

Al Hirt was born on November 7, 1922 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Alois Maxwell Hirt. He is known for his work on Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003), 21 Jump Street (2012) and Number One (1969). He was married to Beverly Essel Hirt, Zide Jahncke and Mary Patureau. He died on April 27, 1999 in New Orleans. See full bio »

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Kill Bill: Vol. 1
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 Soundtrack
21 Jump Street
21 Jump Street Soundtrack
Number One
Number One Himself
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The Manhunter Himself


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 1976 Fury of the Dragon (theme played by)
 1974 The Green Hornet (theme played by)
 1969 Viva Max (musician)
 1966-1967 The Green Hornet (TV Series) (musician - 26 episodes)
- The Hornet and the Firefly (1967) ... (musician: theme solo)
- Invasion from Outer Space: Part 2 (1967) ... (musician: theme solo)
- Invasion from Outer Space: Part 1 (1967) ... (musician: theme solo)
- Hornet, Save Thyself (1967) ... (musician: theme solo)
- Alias the Scarf (1967) ... (musician: theme solo)
 1965 Vision On (TV Series) (composer: theme music "Java" (Closing Credits - 1965-1976, uncredited)
 1964 Fanfare for a Death Scene (TV Movie) (composer: additional music)
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Album: "Honey In the Horn" See more »

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Al Hirt's and His Jazz Quintet


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