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Kid Ory (1886–1973)

Kid Ory was born on December 25, 1886 in LaPlace, Louisiana, USA as Edward Ory. He was married to Barbara Ganung. He died on January 23, 1973 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Bicentennial Man Soundtrack
JFK Soundtrack
Get on Up Soundtrack


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 2014 Get on Up (writer: "The Girls Go Crazy About the Way I Walk" - as Edward 'Kid' Ory)
 2013 Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Dead Man's Chest (2013) ... (performer: "Li'l Liza Jane")
 2007 You, the Living (writer: "Creole Song" - as Edward Ory)
 2004 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Political Dr. Seuss (2004) ... (writer: "Muskrat Ramble" - as E. Ory)
 2000 Joe Gould's Secret (writer: "Muskrat Ramble" - as E. Ory)
 1999 Bicentennial Man (writer: "Muskrat Ramble" - as Edward Ory)
 1992 A River Runs Through It (writer: "Muskrat Ramble" - as Edward 'Kid' Ory)
 1992 The Babe (writer: "Muskrat Ramble" - as Edward Ory)
 1991 JFK (writer: "Muskrat Ramble" - as Edward Ory)
 1976 Sven Klangs kvintett (writer: "Muskrat Ramble")
 1973 The Porter Wagoner Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chet Atkins (1973) ... (writer: "Muskrat Ramble")
 1966 A Man Called Adam (lyrics: "Muskrat Ramble" - as Edward "Kid' Ory) / (music: "Muskrat Ramble" - as Edward "Kid' Ory)
 1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.21 (1965) ... (writer: "Muskat Ramble")
 1958 Timex All-Star Jazz Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 30 April 1958 (1958) ... (writer: "Muskrat Ramble" - as Edward Ory, uncredited)
 1957 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.10 (1957) ... (writer: "Muskrat Ramble" - uncredited)
 1957 The Nat King Cole Show (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.3 (1957) ... (music: "The Muskrat Ramble")
 1956 The Benny Goodman Story (performer: "Original Dixieland One Step")
 1953 Walking My Baby Back Home (as Edward (Kid, "Muskrat Ramble")
 1948 Catalina Interlude (Short) (music: "Muskrat Ramble" - uncredited)
 1948 A Song Is Born (writer: "Muskrat Ramble" (1926) - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Single: "The Creole Song" (Crescent Records)

Alternate Names:

Original New Orleans Ragtime Band | Edward 'Kid' Ory | Edward Ory


5' 8" (1.73 m)

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Personal Quote:

Hope you live forever,and I never die.


Retired to Hawaii in 1966. See more »

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