William "Billy" Strayhorn

William "Billy" Strayhorn (HMVOG)

Location: Pittsburgh, PA 15208 Allegheny County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 27.643', W 79° 54.021'

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Jazz composer and arranger. Collaborator with Duke Ellington. Billy Strayhorn's "Take the A Train" became the Ellington orchestra's theme song. A graduate of Westinghouse High School, Strayhorn had his musical talents nurtured here.
Year Placed1995
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 4:07am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 593232 N 4479474
Decimal Degrees40.46071667, -79.90035000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 27.643', W 79° 54.021'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 27' 38.58" N, 79° 54' 1.26" W
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Area Code(s)412
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1101-1165 N Murtland St, Pittsburgh PA 15208, US
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