Date of Birth:
10 October 1917
Thelonious Monk played in 1 movies in the Documentary genres.
Thelonious Monk got succeed with average imdb rating 8.
Jazz musician.Though a celebrity, he always kept his whereabouts public in the Manhattan (New York City) telephone directory.Father of 'Thelonious Monk Jr.' (qv).Inducted into the Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame in 1980.Born at 9:15 PM EST.Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume One, 1981-1985, pages 567-570. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1998.He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 7055 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.