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us: Machito


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  • Variants

    • us: Grillo, Frank
    • us: Grillo, Machito
    • us: Pérez Gutierrez, Francisco Raúl
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) [1908-02-16,1909-02-16,1912-02-16,1915-02-16]
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1984-04-15
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Tampa (Fla.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) London (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Cuba
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Bronx (New York, N.Y.)
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Havana (Cuba)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Gender

        male
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  • Sources

    • found: Machito [SR] p1982: label (Machito) narration (Frank "Machito" Grillo; Cuban musician, known as Machito, d. 1984)
    • found: New Grove dict. of jazz (Machito (Grillo, Frank Raul); b. Feb. 16, 1912, Havana, d. Apr. 15, 1984, London; Cuban bandleader, singer, and maraca player)
    • found: Feather, L.G. Bio. enc. of jazz, 1999 (Machito (Frank Raul Grillo); b. Feb. 16, 1912, Tampa, FL, d. Apr. 15, 1984, London, England; percussion, leader, vocalist)
    • found: Oxford music online, April 22, 2016: Grove music online (Machito (Grillo, Frank Raul); born February 16, 1908/1909, Tampa, Florida, died April 15, 1984, London; Cuban bandleader, singer, and maraca player; returned to United States in 1937; formed the Afro-Cubans in 1940) Enc. of popular music, 4th ed. (Machito; born Francisco Raúl Grillo, February 16, 1912, Tampa, Florida, died April 15, 1984, London)
    • found: Selected transcriptions, 2016: title page (Machito) page xvii (born Francisco Raúl Pérez Gutierrez (later taking the surname Grillo), February 16, 1908, Havana; other sources cite his birth as February 16, 1909, 1912, or 1915, in Havana or even in Tampa, Florida) page xlvi (died 1984, London)
    • found: New York times WWW site, April 22, 2016: obituary published April 17, 1984 (Machito, 76, died Sunday [April 15], London; born 1908, Havana; real name, Frank Grillo; bandleader, Latin dance music and jazz; came to United States in 1937)
    • found: Social Security death index, April 22, 2016 (Frank Grillo; born February 16, 1912, died April 1984; last known residence: Bronx, New York)
  • Change Notes

    • 1989-09-15: new
    • 2016-04-23: revised
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