James P. Johnson’s Death – Cause and Date

James P. Johnson Death Cause and Date

Born (Birthday) Feb 1, 1894

Death Date November 17, 1955

Age of Death 61 years

Cause of Death Stroke

Profession Jazz Singer

The jazz singer James P. died at the age of 61. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Best known for The Charleston and If I Could Be With You (One Hour Tonight). He contributed much to the development of ragtime and jazz.

He moved with his family to San Juan Hill in New York City in 1908.