Billy Tipton

Swing music, Musical Artist

1914 – 1989

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Who was Billy Tipton?

William Lee "Billy" Tipton was an American jazz musician and bandleader. Born Dorothy Lucille Tipton, he is also notable for the postmortem discovery that, though he lived his adult life as a man, he was female assigned at birth.

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Born
Dec 29, 1914
Oklahoma City
Also known as
  • 比利·提普顿
  • Типтон, Билли
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Died
Jan 21, 1989
Spokane

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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