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Clark Terry (I) (1920–2015)

Clark Terry was born on December 14, 1920 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. He is known for his work on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962), Tonight! (1953) and The Hot Rock (1972). He was married to Gwen. He died on February 21, 2015 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(1967-1992)
Tonight!
Tonight! Music Department
(1953-1957)
The Hot Rock
The Hot Rock Music Department
(1972)
Mickey One
Mickey One Music Department
(1965)

Filmography

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 1967-1992 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) (musician - 88 episodes)
- Episode dated 22 May 1992 (1992) ... (musician: The Tonight Show Band - Trumpet - uncredited)
- Episode dated 20 May 1992 (1992) ... (musician: trumpet - as The Tonight Show Band)
- Episode dated 19 May 1992 (1992) ... (musician: trumpet - as The Tonight Show Band)
- Clint Eastwood, David Letterman, Bob Hope (1992) ... (musician: trumpet - as The Tonight Show Band)
- Episode dated 12 May 1992 (1992) ... (musician: trumpet - as The Tonight Show Band)
 1985 L'homme aux yeux d'argent (musician)
 1972 The Hot Rock (soundtrack musician: trumpet)
 1965 Mickey One (musician: trumpet, fluegel horn)
 1962 Satan in High Heels (musician: trumpet)
 1961 Paris Blues (musician - uncredited)
 1959 Anatomy of a Murder (musician - uncredited)
 1953-1957 Tonight! (TV Series) (musician - 76 episodes)
- Finale (1957) ... (musician: trumpet)
- Ernie Kovacs Guest Host Finale (1957) ... (musician: trumpet)
- Ernie Kovacs Guest Host (1957) ... (musician: trumpet)
- Episode #5.68 (1956) ... (musician: trumpet)
- Kovacs Guest Host (1956) ... (musician: trumpet)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: 'Clark: The Autobiography of Clark Terry'. Oakland, CA :University of California Press. ISBN-13: 978-0520268463. Written with 'Gwenn Terry' and Quincy Jones, Bill Cosby and David Demsey.

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Alternate Names:

Clark 'Mumbles' Terry | The Tonight Show Band
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Your mind is a powerful asset. Use it for positive thoughts and you'll learn what I've learned. I call it getting on the plateau of positivity.

Trivia:

Jazz trumpeter, flugelhorist and vocalist. See more »

Nickname:

Mumbles See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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