Miles Dewey Davis III (May 1926 was a very versatile and innovative American jazz musician, trumpeter, bandleader, and composer. Widely considered one of the most influential American born musicians of the century.
Cabell "Cab" Calloway III (December 1907 – November was an American jazz singer and bandleader. He was strongly associated with the Cotton Club in Harlem, New York City, where he was a regular performer
The Dave Brubeck Quartet, Idlewild Airport, New York 1958.
Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, Count Basie, and other jazz greats at Gjon Mili’s Studio in New York in Pictured: The great pianist Mary Lou Williams appears satisfied with the way the night is proceeding, (Gjon Mili—Time Life Pictures/Getty Images)