Alfred Lion biography

Alfred Lion

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1908 – 1987

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Who was Alfred Lion?

Alfred Lion was a Jewish German-born American record executive who co-founded Blue Note Records in 1939. Blue Note recorded many of the biggest names in jazz throughout the 1940s, '50s, and '60s.

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Born
Apr 21, 1908
Berlin
Also known as
  • Lion, Alfred
Religion
  • Judaism
Ethnicity
  • Germans
Nationality
  • United States of America
  • Germany
Profession
Died
Feb 2, 1987
San Diego

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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