Roach, Max

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Roach, Max Gender: M
Maxwell Lemuel Roach
born on 10 January 1924 at 16:00 (= 4:00 PM )
Place Elizabeth City, North Carolina, 36n18, 76w13
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 19°22' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 14°34 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 05°50'

Max Roach


American bandleader and composer of music for TV and film, a jazz percussionist and the music director of Reprise Records, 1963. He was a guest conductor at the Hollywood Bowl 1954-60.

Dubbed a “Founder of Modern Jazz” Roach died at age 83 on August 16, 2007 in Manhattan. He had been ill for many years but no specific cause of death was given.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • associate relationship with Baker, Chet (born 23 December 1929)
  • associate relationship with Dorham, Kenny (born 30 August 1924). Notes: Max Roach Quintet
  • associate relationship with Land, Harold (born 18 February 1928). Notes: Music collaborators
  • associate relationship with Powell, Bud (born 27 September 1924)
  • associate relationship with Redd, Vi (born 20 September 1928). Notes: Music collaborators


  • Death, Cause unspecified 16 August 2007 (Age 83 in Manhattan)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

B.R. in hand from Steinbrecher


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Conductor
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Jazz percussionist)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Culture Collection