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Mary Lou Williams (I) (1910–1981)

Mary Lou Williams was born on May 8, 1910 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Mary Elfrieda Scruggs. She died on May 28, 1981 in Durham, North Carolina, USA. See full bio »

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 2009 Glorious 39 ("Walkin' & Swingin'")
 2004 Head in the Clouds (arranger: "Big Jim Blues") / (writer: "Big Jim Blues")
 1956 The Benny Goodman Story (writer: "Roll 'Em")
 1947 Boy! What a Girl! (lyrics: "Satchel Mouth Baby") / (music: "Satchel Mouth Baby")
 1946 Satchel Mouth Baby (Short) (writer: "Satchel Mouth Baby")
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 1973 Mister Rogers' Neighborhood (TV Series)
- 1313 (1973) ... Herself

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The first woman in jazz history to compose and arrange for a large jazz band. She was also a talented pianist. See more »

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