Ellis, Herb

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Ellis, Herb Gender: M
Mitchell Herbert Ellis
born on 4 August 1921 at 23:00 (= 11:00 PM )
Place Farmersville, Texas, 33n10, 96w22
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 12°13' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 01°42 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 02°10'

Herb Ellis
photo: vernon.hyde, license cc-by-sa-2.0


American jazz guitarist perhaps best known for his 1950s membership in the trio of pianist Oscar Peterson. Ellis was also a staple of west-coast studio recording sessions.

Ellis died of Alzheimer's disease at his Los Angeles home on the morning of 28 March 2010, aged 88.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Alzheimer's/Senility (Terminal)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Guitarist)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Jazz
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Music teacher