American jazz double-bassist John Kirby, who also played trombone and tuba, was born on December 31, 1908, and died on June 14, 1952.
In addition to sideman work, Kirby is best known for directing a popular chamber jazz sextet in the late 1930s and early 1940s that produced several hit songs, including “Loch Lomond” and the first recording of the jazz standard “Undecided.”
He was maybe the first musician to play chamber jazz.
Bruno Kirby is 57 years old. Bruno Kirby was born on April 28, 1949, in New York City.
American actor Bruno Kirby (April 28, 1949 – August 14, 2006; born Bruno Giovanni Quidaciolu Jr.).
He was well-known for his parts in The Godfather Part II, City Slickers, When Harry Met Sally, Good Morning, Vietnam, and Donnie Brasco.
In Stuart Little, he provided Reginald Stout’s voice.
On April 28, 1949, Kirby was born in New York City.
Acting coach John Kirby is his brother.
American actor, singer, chef, and comedian Bruno Kirby had a $4 million net worth at the time.
Bruce Kirby, an actor, was his father (born Bruno Giovanni Quidaciolu).
Kirby was a lover of Frank Sinatra, just like his persona in This is Spinal Tap.
In the late 1970s, he enjoyed playing softball.
On the City Slickers set, he also had daily allergy shots due to a severe horse allergy, which contributed to his decision not to return for City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly’s Gold.
Lynn Sellers and Kirby were wed on September 29, 2003.
They stayed together till his passing in 2006.