Urbie Green cause of death

Urbie Green’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday) August 8, 1926

Death Date December 31, 2018

Age of Death 92 years

Cause of Death N/A

Profession Trumpet Player

The trumpet player Urbie Green died at the age of 92. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Considered one of the most accomplished jazz trombonists of all time, Green released nearly thirty albums and contributed to close to two hundred other recordings by numerous mid-twentieth-century jazz greats.

As a teenager, he performed with the Tommy Reynolds Band and The Auburn Knights Orchestra.

He led tours for both the Benny Goodman and Tommy Dorsey Orchestras.

Personal Life

He was born and raised in Mobile, Alabama. His first marriage, to Darlein Dietz, resulted in two children named Clifford and James. He had children named Casey and Jesse with his second wife, jazz vocalist Kathy Green.

During the late 1940s, he began performing with jazz drummer Gene Krupa.

How did Urbie Green die?

Green died in Hellertown, Pennsylvania from congestive heart failure on December 31, 2018, aged 92.