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Red Rodney (1927–1994)

Red Rodney was born on September 27, 1927 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Robert Roland Chudnick. He was an actor, known for Bird (1988) and Follow That Music (1947). He died on May 27, 1994 in Boynton Beach, Florida, USA. See full bio »

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 1947 Follow That Music (Short)
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 1988 Bird (performer: "Reno Jam Session", "Jewish Wedding", "One For Red", "Now's The Time")
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When touring with Charlie Parker in the American South he went by the stage name of "Albino Red", because many municipalities had regulations against mixed-race performance ensembles. See more »


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