Frank Wess’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jan 4, 1922

Death Date

Oct 30, 2013

Age of Death

91 years

Cause of Death

Kidney Failure

Place of Death

Oct 30, 2013



The saxophonist Frank Wess died at the age of 91. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

2007 NEA Jazz Master, Jazz Composer’s Orchestra contributor, and prolific recording artist who also played the flute. He worked with many different artists, including Hang Jones.

He was born in Kansas City, Missouri.