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Al Jolson

Al Jolson
Born: May 26, 1886 in Seredzius, Lithuania
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Died: Oct 23, 1950 in San Francisco, CA
Genre: Pop/Rock, Blues, Folk
Biography: In addition to releasing a string of successful records between 1912 and 1949, Al Jolson achieved pre-eminent stardom on Broadway, hosted several radio series, and became the first important figure of the sound-era of motion pictures. His performing style was brash and extroverted; he billed himself ...Read full biography