John Hicks

About John Hicks

Birth Day: December 21, 1941
Birth Place: Atlanta, GA

John Hicks

John Hicks was born on December 21, 1941 in Atlanta, GA. Internationally known jazz artist and composer who performed and recorded with musicians like Arthur Blythe, Gary Bartz, and Kenny Barron.
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As per our current Database, John Hicks has been died on May 10, 2006 (age 64).

๐ŸŽ‚ John Hicks - Age, Bio, Faces and Birthday

When John Hicks die, John Hicks was 64 years old.

Popular As John Hicks
Occupation Pianist
Age 64 years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Born December 21, 1941 (Atlanta, GA)
Birthday December 21
Town/City Atlanta, GA
Nationality GA

๐ŸŒ™ Zodiac

John Hicksโ€™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.

๐ŸŒ™ Chinese Zodiac Signs

John Hicks was born in the Year of the Snake. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Snake are seductive, gregarious, introverted, generous, charming, good with money, analytical, insecure, jealous, slightly dangerous, smart, they rely on gut feelings, are hard-working and intelligent. Compatible with Rooster or Ox.

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Internationally known jazz Artist and Composer who performed and recorded with Musicians like Arthur Blythe, Gary Bartz, and Kenny Barron.

Before Fame

He was a student at the Lincoln University in Missouri and Boston's Berklee School of Music. He was employed by blues singer Big Maybelle after his 1963 move to New York.


He had a long collaboration with jazz singer Betty Carter during the 1960s and 1970s.

Family Life

He lived a transient childhood with his family moving from location to location. He benefited from their move to St. Louis, an active music scene.

Associated With

He played with Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers sporadically in the 1960s and 1970s.

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