Cootie Williams’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jul 10, 1911

Death Date

Sep 15, 1985

Age of Death

74 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Sep 15, 1985


Trumpet Player

The trumpet player Cootie Williams died at the age of 74. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Jazz trumpeter who worked with Duke Ellington’s band in many of their classic recordings.

He was born in Mobile, Alabama. His mother was a church organist and his father was the owner of a gambling house.