Prominent Jazz Pianist, Ramsey Lewis, dies at 87

Ramsey Lewis was the renowned jazz pianist whose music entertained fans loved over a more than 60-year career that began with the Lewis Trio and made him one of the country’s best jazz musicians, has died. He was 87 at the time of his death.

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How Did Ramsey Lewis Death?

Lewis passed away on Monday his sleep at his Chicago home, according to his son, Bobby Lewis. He was in at peace,” Bobby Lewis reported that the Associated Press on Monday night. “Most people say when they met dad that he was a class act.

He was that way even through his last breath.” Ramsey Lewis said his approach to composing and performing in a 2011 interview with the AP.

Ramsey Lewis Age, Family, Early Life

Lewis was born in Chicago, Illinois to Ramsey Lewis Sr. and Pauline Lewis on 27 May 1935. He began taking piano lessons at the age of four.

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As a young man, he played with several local ensembles, such as Edward Virgil Banners’ Knights of Music

Ramsey Wife, His Relationship

He has been married twice in his life. Ramsey married his first husband; Geraldine Taylor in 1954 before divorcing in 1989. Later, he married his second wife; Janet Tamillow in 1990.

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Ramsey has also several kids from his relationships their names are Dawn Lewis, Frayne Lewis, Ramsey III Lewis, Kevyn Lewis, Denise Lewis, Robert Lewis, and Kelly Lewis.

Ramsey Lewis Net Worth? How Much Did he Earn?

Lewis’s net worth figure is under wraps.

Ramsey Educational Details

In May 2008, Lewis has received an honorary doctorate from the Loyola University Chicago after delivering the keynote address at the undergraduate commencement ceremony

Ramsey Career, What was his profession?

Lewis was a great jazz composer, pianist, and radio personality and recorded over 80 albums and received five gold records and three Grammy Awards in his illustrious career.

Is he available on any kind of social media platform?

Lewis is also active on the social media sites such as YouTube Channel.

Physical Appearance of Ramsey Lewis’s Height, Weight

HeightNot Available
Hair ColorNot Available
Eye colorNot Available
WeightNot Available
Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Ramsey Lewis’s Height, Weight should be knows

Zodiac signGemini
Relationship StatusMarried