Cootie Williams' Death

Born (Birthday) July 10, 1911

Death Date September 15, 1985

Age of Death 74 years

Cause of Death N/A

Profession 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.