Glenn Miller

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Glenn Miller
Glenn Miller Billboard.jpg
Background information
Birth nameAlton Glenn Miller
Born1 Mairch 1904(1904-03-01)
Clarinda, Iowa, Unitit States
DeidDecember 15, 1944 (aged 40)
Plane missin ower the Inglis Channel
GenresSwing muisic, big baund
ThriftBaundleader, Muisicker, Arranger, Componer
InstrumentsTrombone
Years active1923–1944
Associate actsGlenn Miller Orchestra, The Modernaires, Marion Hutton

Alton Glenn Miller (Mairch 1, 1904 – missin in action December 15, 1944)[1] wis an American big baund muisicker, arranger, componer, an baundleader in the swing era. He wis the best-sellin recordin airtist frae 1939 tae 1943, leadin ane o the best kent big baunds.

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  1. The wabsteid for Arlington Naitional Cemetery refers tae Glenn Miller as "missin in action syne Dec. 15, 1944" see "Major Glenn Miller", Arlington National Cemetery by Kathryn Shenkle. Accessed Mairch 2012.