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Birthday ***, 1904
Place of Birth Iowa
Death day December 15, 1944 (40 years old)
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Glenn Miller

Alton Glenn Miller was an American trombonist, composer, composer and conductor in the swing era. He was the best-selling recording artist from 1939 to 1942, leading one of the most popular major bands. Miller's recordings include "In the Mood", "Moonlight Serenade", "Pennsylvania 6-5000", "Chattanooga Choo Choo", "A String of Pearls", "At Last", "Kalamazoo", "American. Patrol "," Tuxedo Junction "," Elmer's Tune "," Little Brown Jug "and Anvil Chorus In just four years, Glenn Miller has scored 16 number one records and 69 top hits - more than Elvis Presley and The The Beatles in their careers. In 1942, Miller volunteered to join the United States Army to entertain the army during World War II, ending with the United States Army Air Force. On December 15, 1944, while on his way to Paris, Miller's plane disappeared in bad weather over the English Channel. He received the Bronze Star medal.

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About Glenn Miller

Swing bandleader, composer, and arranger best known for his hits "In The Mood," "Chattanooga Choo Choo," and "At Last."

Glenn Miller before fame

After spending so much time on his music while trying to attend University of Colorado at Boulder, he failed three out of five classes and decided to drop out.

Achievement of Glenn Miller

He went M.I.A. when performing for U.S. troops in France during World War II.

Glenn Miller family life

He married Helen Burger on October 6, 1928. They adopted two children together, Joanie and Steven.

Associations of Glenn Miller

He made his first movie appearance in The Big Broadcast of 1936, which starred George Burns.

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  • Disclosure of death - The hypothesis of death that occurs when a person is legally declared dead even though there is no direct evidence of the person's death, such as the discovery of a corpse about that person.
  • The Role of Music in WWII - WWII was the first conflict to take place in the era of mass-market electronic music. Many people in the war urgently needed to listen to 78 rpm radio and shellac recordings continuously.
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  • Cultural history of World War II
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Latest information about Glenn Miller updated on June 07 2021.

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