Hank Crawford

Hank Crawford was born on December 21, 1934 in Tennessee. Music director for Ray Charles who was a multi-genre saxophonist and composer. His solo career featured albums released on Milestone like Bossa International.
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As per our current Database, Hank Crawford has been died on Jan 29, 2009 (age 74).

🎂 Hank Crawford - Age, Bio, Faces and Birthday

When Hank Crawford die, Hank Crawford was 74 years old.

Popular As Hank Crawford
Occupation Saxophonist
Age 74 years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Born December 21, 1934 (Tennessee)
Birthday December 21
Town/City Tennessee
Nationality Tennessee

🌙 Zodiac

Hank Crawford’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius is curious and energetic, it is one of the biggest travelers among all zodiac signs. Their open mind and philosophical view motivates them to wander around the world in search of the meaning of life. Sagittarius is extrovert, optimistic and enthusiastic, and likes changes. Sagittarius-born are able to transform their thoughts into concrete actions and they will do anything to achieve their goals.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Hank Crawford was born in the Year of the Dog. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dog are loyal, faithful, honest, distrustful, often guilty of telling white lies, temperamental, prone to mood swings, dogmatic, and sensitive. Dogs excel in business but have trouble finding mates. Compatible with Tiger or Horse.

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Music Director for Ray Charles who was a multi-genre Saxophonist and Composer. His solo career featured albums released on Milestone like Bossa International.

Before Fame

He studied music at Tennessee State University and was later hired to play baritone with the band led by Ray Charles.


He arranged music for many artists, including Lou Rawls.

Family Life

He was married to Gladys Brooks, who passed away in the 1990s. Before her death, they raised two children together.

Associated With

He appeared on the album There Must Be a Better World Somewhere by B.B. King.

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