Zoot Sims’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Oct 29, 1925

Death Date

Mar 23, 1985

Age of Death

59 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Mar 23, 1985



The saxophonist Zoot Sims died at the age of 59. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Tenor and soprano saxophonist who played with many different bands and artists, including Gerry Mulligan’s sextet.

He was born and raised in Inglewood, California.