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John Birks Dizzy” Gillespie (October 21 1917 ƒ?? January 6 1993) was an American jazz trumpeter bandleader singer and composer. He was born in Cheraw South Carolina the youngest of nine children. Dizzie’s father was a local bandleader so instruments were made available to Dizzy. He started to play the piano at the age of 4. Together with Charlie Parker he was a major figure in the development of bebop and modern jazz. “