- Strayhorn, William Thomas
- Strayhorn, Sweet Pea
- Strayhorn, Swee' Pea
- Dayton, Ohio
- New York, N.Y.
Field of Activity
- found: Ellington, D. Boogie woogie piano transcriptions, c1944.
- found: Strayhorn, B. Marian McPartland plays the music of Billy Strayhorn [SR] p1987: label (Billy Strayhorn) insert (b. William Thomas Strayhorn; known as "Sweet Pea")
- found: New Grove dict. of jazz (Strayhorn, Billy (William; Swee' Pea); b. 11-19-15, Dayton, OH, d. 5-31-67, New York; composer, arranger, and pianist)
- found: Southern, E. Bio. dict. of Afro-American and African musicians (Strayhorn, William (Billy; Sweet-Pea); b. 11-29-15, Dayton, Ohio, d. 5-31-67, New York; jazz arranger)
- 1981-09-25: new
- 2012-09-26: revised