William Manuel Johnson’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Aug 10, 1872

Death Date

December 3, 1972

Age of Death

100 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Profession

Bassist

The bassist William Manuel died at the age of 100. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Pioneer of the slap style of string bass playing and founder of King Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band.

His brother was a musician and his sister was involved with Jelly Roll Morton.