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    Art Tatum

    Born: October 13, 1909 in Toledo, OhioDied: November 5, 1956 in Los Angeles, California.American Art Tatum is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest jazz pianists of all time. From infancy he suffered from cataracts which left him blind in one eye and with only very limited vision in the other.A major influence on later generations of jazz pianists, he was hailed for the technical proficiency ...more

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