Jimmy Dorsey Death Cause and Date

Jimmy Dorsey's Death

Born (Birthday) February 29, 1904

Death Date June 12, 1957

Age of Death 53 years

Cause of Death Lung Cancer

Profession Composer

The composer Jimmy Dorsey died at the age of 53. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Big band leader and Tommy Dorsey’s brother. He was the composer of “I’m Glad There is You” and “It’s the Dreamer in Me,” two jazz-pop standards.

He married Jane Porter in 1927. The couple divorced in September 1949.