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Gene Krupa
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Gene Krupa Net Worth, Height, Wiki, Age


: 172 cm / 5 ft 8 in tall


: 15 January 1909


: Chicago, Illinois, US


: Capricorn


: 16 October 1973


: 64 years

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  • Gene Krupa was an American jazz and big band drummer, band leader, actor, and composer
Real name:Eugene Bertram Krupa

Gene Krupa Height

How tall was Gene Krupa?172 cm / 5 ft 8 in
Born:15 January 1909 Comment
When did Gene Krupa die? / Died16 October 1973
How many years did Gene Krupa live? / Lived64 years
Where was Gene Krupa born?Chicago, Illinois, US
Where did Gene Krupa die? / Deathplace Yonkers, New York, US
Zodiac sign:Capricorn

Gene Krupa Net worth 2022 (estimated)

How much is Gene Krupa worth?Not disclosed yet. Comment

Who was Gene Krupa? / Facts   

  • Known for his highly energetic, flamboyant style and for his showmanship
  • One of the most influential drummers in jazz history and one of the first major percussive soloists
  • His drum solo on "Sing, Sing, Sing" (1937) elevated the role of the drummer from an accompanying line to an important solo voice in the band
  • In collaboration with the Slingerland drum and Zildjian cymbal manufacturers, he was a major force in defining the standard band drummer's kit
  • Krupa is considered "the founding father of the modern drumset" by Modern Drummer magazine

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  • Jhilljr: The best. My dad bought me his albums when I played drums as a kid (February 01, 2021)  Reply »

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